Close up of young Salvia argentea leaves showing lanate hair growth.
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Botanical Nerd Word: Lanate

Lanate: Clothed with woolly and intergrown hairs.*

From Latin lana = wool. Check out the young Salvia argentea plants growing in the garden!

*Jackson, B. Daydon. (1928). A glossary of botanic terms with their derivation and accent. (4th ed.). New York: Hafner Publishing Co.

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