AWARD

TEUCRIUM ackermannii

Commonly known as Silver germander

Small silvery leaves and pink-purple flowers
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    leaves to 1cm (½in) long
  • Purple
    Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
    Violet-purple 2cm (¾in) across
  • Height
    15cm (6in)
  • Spread
    40cm (16in)
  • Dwarf shrub
    Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
    Slow-growing, cushion-forming subshrub. Produces flowers in rounded, terminal clusters
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun

TEUCRIUM ackermannii

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Spreading. Good for spilling over rock gardens and containers
    Pests & Diseases
    Trouble-free
    Place of origin
    Garden origin
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Patio / pot plants
    Rockery (inc alpine)
    Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
    Silver
    Silver-grey
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Linear
    (see photos above)
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Neutral to alkaline soil
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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Teucrium - Care Guide

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