Salvia funerea

Scientific Name:Salvia funerea
Common name:Death Valley sage
Rank and Status   
Global Rank:G3 Native Status:Native
Subnational (State) Rank:S1 Endemic:No
US ESA Status:None Sand Dunes:No
NNHP Tracking Status:At-Risk List Wetland:No
Other Agency Status Status Last Updated Status Comments
Bureau of Land Management - Nevada Sensitive BLM Nevada Sensitive Species List dated 2017-10-01
Nevada Native Plant Society Watch
Distribution (NV Counties)

Status: Confident or certain

Summary Occurrence Data
Occurrence Count:4
Total Observed Area (hectares):Not Available
Maximum Known Elevation (m):Not available
Minimum Known Elevation (m):792
Salvia funerea data at NatureServe
Salvia funerea photos and data at Encyclopedia of Life
Character Abstract
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Habitat Comments:Dry limestone cliffs, crevices, and adjacent wash gravels in deep sheltered canyons or on north-facing exposures, surrounded by zonal shadscale and creosote bush vegetation.
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Inventory Comments:Not yet systematically surveyed in Nevada.
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Version Date:
Salvia funerea flowering branches
Photographer: Jim Morefield
Photo Date: 25 April
Salvia funerea flowering plant in habitat
Photographer: Jim Morefield
Photo Date: 25 April