GERMANDER can be classified as a shrub, perennial and ground-cover. Generally speaking, this plant does well in a wide variety of applications. Its compact size makes it versatile. The fragrant flowers and foliage another element of interest to the plant. Pollinators are drawn to the plant while deer are not usually interested. If you are looking for a hardy plant that does well in most plantings, consider using Germander in your landscape.



‘Teucrium Chamaedrys

Plant Type- Perennial

Flower Color- Purple-Pink

Foliage Color- Green

Growth Habit- Compact

Growth Rate- Moderate

Zone- 5-9

Height- 12″-18″ Tall

Spread- 24″ Wide

Light- Full Sun

Details- This compact perennial flower works great for border plant or a stand alone specimen. Germander has fragrant flowers and aromatic leaves. This plant is low maintenance but does require watering during periods of extreme heat.

Pruning-  Not much pruning is required of the plant during the growing season. The growth of the plant can be cut back in the fall or early spring to allow for new growth in the spring.

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