The Q&A Archives: Salvias

Question: Is there a difference between Salvia Leucantha (Mexican bush sage) and Salvia Mexicana (Mexican Sage).

Answer: They are completely different plants, hence the importance of using the Latin name as opposed to the common name.

Here is a good description with photo of the Mexican Bsuh Sage:

and here is a set for the Mexican Sage:

I hope this clarifies for you.

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