Teucrium scorodonia 'Crispum', the curly wood sage, offers wonderful textural foliage with crinkled and rippled edges.
Teucrium scorodonia 'Crispum', the curly wood sage, offers wonderful textural semi-evergreen foliage with crinkled and rippled edges. It produces small greenish to white or cream flowers in summer. But the main interest is in the frilly foliage. Quite drought tolerant once established including in dry shade. Use as an accent or as a ground cover spilling over a wall.
Common Name: Curly Wood Sage
Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)
Zone Hardiness: 6-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Shade, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Green
Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Dry, Average
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - North Africa
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