Salvia nubicola

Salvia nubicola


Taxonavigation: Lamiales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Lamiales

Familia: Lamiaceae
Subfamilia: Nepetoideae
Tribus: Mentheae
Subtribus: Salviinae
Genus: Salvia
Subgenus: S. subg. Sclarea
Sectio: S. sect. Drymosphace
Series: S. ser. Miltiorrhizaee
Species: Salvia nubicola


  • Salvia nubicola Wall. Ex Sweet, Brit. Fl. Gard. [Sweet] 2: t. 140 (1826).


  • Homotypic
    • Salvia glutinosa subsp. nubicola (Wall. ex Sweet) Murata in S.Kitamura, Res. Kyoto Univ. Sci. Exped. 8: 135 (1966).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: Central Asia
      • Afghanistan, East Himalaya, Nepal, Pakistan, Tibet, West Himalaya

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary referencesEdit

Wallich, N. ex Sweet, 1826. Brit. Fl. Gard. (Sweet) 2: t. 140

Additional referencesEdit

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. 2003. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [unavailable for the public] Reference page


Vernacular namesEdit

English: Himalayan cloud sage, Himalayan yellow sage
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