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botanical name:
Teucrium fruticans 'Azureum'
Teucrium fruticans 'Azureum' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Shrubby Germander
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 1.00m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: blue
stem/bark: white
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
description:
Compact bushy evergreen with white-woolly stems and small, aromatic, grey grey-green leaves, white underneath. Whorls of bright blue flowers in summer.

cultivation:
Well drained loamy soil in a sunny, warm position. Tolerates poor, rocky soils and periods of drought once established.

other notes:
RHS AGM

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