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Teucrium x lucidrys
© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Hedge Germander, Wall Germander
shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Low, densely bushy evergreen with dark green, toothed, oak-like leaves and whorls of mauve-pink flowers.
Very well drained soil in sun in a protected position. Best grown on or near a wall.
Rock, gravel and herb gardens, Good edging plant.
User as a culinary and medicinal herb, it may be taken for dyspepsia or used in liqueurs, vermouths and tonic wines