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scarlet sage

noun
1.
a tender shrub, Salvia splendens, of Brazil, having ovate leaves and bell-shaped scarlet flowers.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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  • scarlet sage has varieties with flowers of red or scarlet, white or cream and deep purple.

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