Teucrium betonicum
Teucrium betonicum

Teucrium betonicum


Madeira Germander 

A small evergreen shrub that grows up to four feet tall and wide.  It has fragrant three inch long leaves that are sage-green and narrow heart-shaped leaves that are scallop-edged and hoary on the undersides. Violet flowers bloom from mid-spring to mid-summer.  

- Plant in full sun or light shade

- Best in well drained soil

- Irrigate occasionally to infrequently

- Hardy up to 25 degrees

- Drought tolerant

- Deer resistant

- Native to Madeira Islands