CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record salvia_greatae - Thu, Dec. 2, 2021, 16:22 ET b
Salvia greatae
common nameOrocopia sage
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life form evergreen shrub
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.3
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.3: Not very endangered in California
state rank
S2S3   S2S3: Intermediate between S2 and S3
global rank
G2G3   G2G3: Intermediate between G2 and G3
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (9):
Frink NW (044B) 3311546, Frink (044C) 3311536, Durmid (045A) 3311547, Corn Spring (061A) 3311563, Desert Center (061B) 3311564, Red Canyon (062C) 3311556, Mortmar (063C) 3311558, Orocopia Canyon (063D) 3311557, Cadiz (151D)? 3411555
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Imperial (IMP), Riverside (RIV), San Bernardino (SBD)?
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Mojavean desert scrub (MDScr)
•Sonoran desert scrub (SDScr)
blooming period Mar-Apr  
elevation range-40 - 825 meters
SBD Co. report is questionable. See Zoe 5:229 (1906) for original description, and Phytologia 71(3):167-170 (1991) for nomenclatural correction.
full nameSalvia greatae Bdg.
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Additional information:
standard acronym  SAGR3 Element Code  PDLAM1S0P0
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Thu, Dec. 2, 2021 from

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