Teucrium chamaedrys


Bees love this purple-flowering accent plant. It is fairly low growing and will eventually form a ground cover, though it does go dormant in winter.


  • Botanical Name: Teucrium chamaedrys
  • Family: Lamiaceae
  • Plant Type: Hardy Perennial
  • Plant Usage: Accent
  • Hardiness Zone: 5-9
  • Foliage Color: Green
  • Flower Color: Purple
  • Bloom Time: Early Summer
  • Winter Interest: Dormant
  • Height: 6"
  • Spread: 12"
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun to Partial Shade
  • Origin: Europe
  • Self Sowing: No
  • Shade Tolerant: Partial
  • Substitutes: Phlox subulata,

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