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Wall germander

Teucrium chamaedrys

Also known as

Ground oak, Germander

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

40cm

30cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Wall germander Overview

This is an evergreen species which is grown for its bright green foliage and bushy growth habit. The leaves are glossy green, toothed and ovate, and the flowers are produced in spikes of pale to deep rosy pink, in early summer to late summer. It is often used to form a low hedge.

How to propagate Wall germander

Cuttings

Softwood the shrubs and sub-shrubs or semi-ripe cuttings in summer, perennials by seed or division in spring.

Division

Seed

Special features of Wall germander

Hedge plant

Other uses of Wall germander

Border, edging, hedging, rock garden