Botanical Name: Salvia greggii 'Sierra Linda'
Common Name: Autumn Sage Sierra Linda  
Plant photo of: Salvia greggii 'Sierra Linda'
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Water Saving Tip:

Water-wise plants can be beautiful as well as practical.

Ask at your local nursery for the types of plants that have minimal watering needs.

  • Anatomy

  • Culture

  • Design

Plant Type



Height Range



Flower Color

Pink, Red


Flower Season

Spring, Summer, Fall


Leaf Color

Green, Dark Green


Bark Color



Fruit Color



Fruit Season



Full, Half, Shade



Very Low, Low, Medium, Extra in Summer


Growth Rate



Soil Type

Sandy, Loam, Rocky


Soil Condition

Average, Poor, Well-drained


Soil pH

Neutral, Basic


Adverse Factors


Design Styles

Mediterranean, Spanish


Accenting Features

Fragrance, Showy Flowers


Seasonal Interest

Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall


Location Uses

Entry, Parking Strip, Patio, Park, Raised Planter, Walkways, With Rocks


Special Uses

Container, Filler, Mass Planting, Naturalizing, Small Spaces


Attracts Wildlife


Information by: George Hull MSN
Photographer: Mountain States Nursery
  • Description

  • Notes

This 3' shrubclones handles Phoenix summers better than most. It still requires some protection from intense summer sun. Works well on the east or even full shade. Leaves are small, glossy, and dark green. Hot pink flowers cover the plant in the spring and fall. Dead heading will enhance flower production. Attracts hummingbirds.
Frost tolerant to 0 F.