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Salvia columbariae

Salvia columbariae Benth.

 

Chia

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderLamialesAromatic herbs and shrubs, including lavender, lilac, olive, jasmine, ash, teak, snapdragon, sesame, psyllium, garden sage, mint, basil, and rosemary
FamilyLamiaceaeMint family
GenusSalviaFrom the Latin salveo, “I am well,” referring to the medicinal properties of some members of this genus
Speciescolumbariae

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Salvia columbariae (Chia)

4/30/2018 · Black Canyon Road, Mojave National Preserve, CA
≈ 6 × 8" (14 × 20 cm)

Salvia columbariae (Chia)

4/30/2018 · Black Canyon Road, Mojave National Preserve, CA
≈ 7 × 6" (17 × 16 cm)

Salvia columbariae (Chia)

4/30/2018 · Black Canyon Road, Mojave National Preserve, CA
≈ 5 × 8" (13 × 20 cm)

Salvia columbariae description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 13 May 2018.

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Salvia columbariae (Chia)

5/2/2018 · Bajada Trail, Joshua Tree National Park, CA
≈ 5 × 8" (13 × 20 cm)

Salvia columbariae (Chia)

5/2/2018 · Bajada Trail, Joshua Tree National Park, CA
≈ 5 × 8" (13 × 20 cm)

Salvia columbariae (Chia)

4/30/2018 · Black Canyon Road, Mojave National Preserve, CA
≈ 5 × 6" (13 × 15 cm)

Salvia columbariae (Chia)

4/30/2018 · Black Canyon Road, Mojave National Preserve, CA
≈ 8 × 6" (19 × 16 cm)

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