Botanical name: Teucrium fruticans 'Azureum'
Other names: Shrubby germander 'Azureum', Tree germander 'Azureum'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Azureum' _ 'Azureum' is a small, bushy, evergreen shrub with arching shoots, aromatic, grey-green leaves with silver-white undersides and, in summer, whorls of dark blue flowers with prominent stamens borne on upright, terminal racemes.
Teucrium fruticans 'Azureum' is: Evergreen
Flower: Dark-blue in Summer
Foliage: Grey-green in All seasons
Habit: Cushion or Mound Forming
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Pruning: Pruning Group 7 - Cut back in early spring to within 2 or 3 buds from the base, or to a permanent framework.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-ripe cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Teucrium fruticans 'Azureum' (Shrubby germander 'Azureum') will reach a height of 1.2m and a spread of 1.5m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Garden edging, Containers, Rock
Cultivation: Plant in loamy, moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil in a sheltered border or against a warm, sunny wall. Prefers full sun.
Soil type: Loamy
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: South, East, West
Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3)
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