Bush Germander

Teucrium fruticans - botanical name

Teucrium fruticans

Evergreen arching shrub with interlacing branches (1m x 1.5m) from Spain. Aromatic silver grey woolly oval leaves. Lipped lavender blue flowers in summer. Useful as a clipped hedge; against a sunny wall; in a herb garden or rockery or for topiary. Needs a well drained and warm position. Prune to maintain shape. Frost Sensitive.

  • Plant type
    Shrub
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full sun
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost sensitive
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Loam
  • Water rating
    Low
  • Plant origin
    Non indigenous (Spain)
  • Scale
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