Teucrium fruticans ‘Azureum’

Azureum Bush Germander

Boething Treeland Farms grows over 1,200 varieties of trees, shrubs, perennials and specialty plants on ten California nurseries to serve the wholesale landscape and nursery industries throughout the Western United States and beyond.

Plant Type: Perennials / Shrubs

Evergreen-Deciduous: Evergreen

Overall Mature Size: Medium

Also Grown As: Bush

Mature Height & Spread: 3-6' x 4-6'

Natural Growth Habit: Rounded

Native To: Europe

Exposure: Full Sun

Water: Low Water

Flower Color: Blue

Bloom Time: Spring, Summer, Fall

Special Features: Attracts Birds/Butterflies / Colorful Foliage / Deer Resistant / Drought Resistant / Pollution Tolerant

Container Sizes: #1, #5

Sunset Garden Zones: 4-24

Minimum USDA Hardiness Zone: 8-9

A Bit More

Apiarists know that bees are attracted by the color blue, so if you’re planning a bee garden look no further than Teucrium fruticans ‘Azureum.’ With vibrant azure blue flowers that are deeper in color than other Teuchrium selections, gardeners are assured to have a proliferation of pollinators. This Germander’s fine foliage is a medium green with silver undersides and releases a fragrance when brushed. Deer resistant, drought resistant and pollution tolerant, ‘Azureum’ grows 3-6’ tall by 4-6’ wide. Plant in full sun and provide low water. Tecurium takes to hedging and is a profuse bloomer spring through fall, making it a highly useful plant in Mediterranean, rock and traditional gardens.

A Bit More

Apiarists know that bees are attracted by the color blue, so if you’re planning a bee garden look no further than Teucrium fruticans ‘Azureum.’ With vibrant azure blue flowers that are deeper in color than other Teuchrium selections, gardeners are assured to have a proliferation of pollinators. This Germander’s fine foliage is a medium green with silver undersides and releases a fragrance when brushed. Deer resistant, drought resistant and pollution tolerant, ‘Azureum’ grows 3-6’ tall by 4-6’ wide. Plant in full sun and provide low water. Tecurium takes to hedging and is a profuse bloomer spring through fall, making it a highly useful plant in Mediterranean, rock and traditional gardens.