This name is a synonym of Salvia elegans Vahl.
The record derives from WCSP
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym (record 183775) with original publication details: Rev. Hort. 1873: 251 1873.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:457167-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-183775, and has not been changed.