Common name: Mealy sage, Mealycup sage, blue sage, Mealy blue sage. Scientific name: Salvia farinacea. Family: Lamiaceae. Genus: Salvia. Flower color: Violet-blue. Plant type: Perennials. Height: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm). Flowering time: March - November.

Salvia farinacea is a herbaceous perennial,Native to Mexico and Texas. It has bluish green leaves and the Violet-blue flower. A very drought tolerant wildflower that blooms all summer.