Westringia 'Wynyabbie Gem'

Common Name:

Plant Type:
Evergreen shrub
Family:
Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)
Geographic Origin:
Australia
California Native?:
No
Plant Size:
5-6 feet
Landscape/Garden Uses:
Foundation plantings
Flowering Season:
Spring and summer
Flower Color:
Lavender
Exposure:
Sun or light shade
Soils:
Well-drained soil
Suggested Irrigation:
Moderate to occasional watering
Estimated Hardiness:
Hardy to 20-25 degrees F.
Upright flexible stems are closely lined with narrow silvery leaves on this fast, dense shrub. Small lavender flowers resembling those of the sages are carried along the stems in spring and summer. The overall effect of this westringia is light and airy. Sun, reasonably well drained soil, moderate to little watering when established. Hardy to 20 degrees F or less.