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Products > Teucrium chamaedrys 'Nanum'
 
Teucrium chamaedrys 'Nanum' - Germander
   

 
Habit and Cultural Information
Category: Perennial
Family: Lamiaceae (Labiatae) (Mints)
Origin: Europe, Eastern (Europe)
Evergreen: Yes
Flower Color: Magenta
Bloomtime: Summer
Height: <1 foot
Width: 2-3 feet
Exposure: Full Sun
Irrigation (H2O Info): Low Water Needs
Winter Hardiness: 0-10 F
Teucrium chamaedrys 'Nanum' (Germander) - This cultivar grows only 4-6 inches tall and forms a thick mat that spreads to 3 feet. The dark green leaves are the same as the species as are the flowers. Sun, low water needs. Hardy to 0 - 10 degrees F. Perfect choice for small sheared hedges and knot gardens. See our listing for the species Teucrium chamaedrys for more information.  This description is based on research and observations of this plant as it grows in our nursery, in our nursery garden and in other gardens that we visit. We also incorporate comments received and appreciate getting feedback of any kind from those who have any additional information about this plant, particularly if they disagree with what we have written or if they have additional cultural tips that would aid others in growing Teucrium chamaedrys 'Nanum'.