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Teucrium chamaedrys ‘Prostratum’ (Germander)

Teucrium chamaedrys 'Prostratum'
Prostrate Germander, Wall Germander, Ground Oak, Horse Chive, Wild Germander

This prostrate, dense, mounding perennial is native to the Mediterranean. Small, leathery dark green leaves are accented in the spring and summer by short spikes of lavender flowers. Prune back in late winter to revitalize the foliage and keep plants compact and tidy. Plant in full sun to part shade and well-drained soils.

Plant Type Perennial
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Shade
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zone Zone 6 (-10° F)
Flower Color Lavender
Flower Season Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Growth Rate Moderate
Height 1 (ft)
Spread 3 (ft)
Spacing 24" (in)
Characteristics Evergreen, Fragrant, Showy
Attracts Bees
Maintenance Low
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Edging, Ground Covers, Patio and Containers
Tolerance Deer, Drought, Dry Soil, Rabbit
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Image by: MSWN
Image by: MSWN
Image by: MSWN

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