Red Tropical Sage

Salvia coccinea

We choose Red Tropical Sage because it is attractive to hummingbirds and butterflies, self seeding, has extended flowering periods and has a showy array of colored flowers.

Family: Lamiaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Southeastern United States, the West Indies, Mexico, Central America and South America.

IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status: Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Native

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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