Botanical name: Phlomis fruticosa
Other names: Jerusalem sage, Yellow clary, Jupiter's distaff
Species: P. fruticosa - P. fruticosa has sage-like, grey-green ovate leaves and hooded, deep yellow flowers.
Phlomis fruticosa is: Evergreen
Flower: Yellow in Summer
Foliage: Grey-green in Summer
Habit: Bushy, Compact
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Specific pests: Leafhoppers
Pruning: Seed heads can be left on for winter interest.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Seed, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Phlomis fruticosa (Jerusalem sage) will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 1.5m after 5-10 years.
Suggested uses: Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Mediterranean
Cultivation: Plant in any well-drained fertile soil in full sun.
Soil type: Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: South, East, West
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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