Green Santolina

 

 

 

Santolina rosmarinifolia

 

Asteraceae

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Form: Shrub
Seasonality: Evergreen
Size: 2 feet tall, 3 feet wide

Flowers: Small round button-like; bright yellow
Leaves;
Attractive, aromatic foliage, leaves may have tiny teeth
Fruit: Seed

Range/Origin: Mediterranean
Hardiness: Sunset zones 3 - 9; 14 - 24; USDA: 7-10, 0F

Comments: Low litter, No thorns

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Exposure: Full sun
  • Water: Moderate
  • Soil: Normal, well drained
  • Propagation: Seed; cuttings
  • Maintenance: Some; cut back in spring before growth begins to force full growth

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