Silver Germander is an underused
shrub that is as beautiful as it is tough And, while it grows nicely in
normal garden situations, it is also extremely drought resistant.
It can grow in blazing hot sun but is also happy in in partial shade.
Silver Germander blooms in late
spring and is covered in light blue veined flowers which are quite striking
against the silvery leaves and branches. After blooming it puts out quite a
bit of growth with each stem growing as much as a foot. When the
growth slows down is the time to prune into a hedge or oval. Or, just let it
go and enjoy the natural shape. It does not require pruning to stay healthy.
Silver Germander makes a nice
complement for bright green foliage plants like
This plant is often
available in plug trays. These trays hold 128
of all the same plant. They are a great low cost way to fill a lot of
space. Each cell is 3/4 of inch by an inch. Check here to see