Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 2-3 ft Width: 2-3 ft
Flower Color: lavender
Noted for: Showy flowers, aroma, fragrance
Recommended Uses: Can be used as a medium-level groundcover or border plant.
Propagation: Seed and cuttings.
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil pH Range: acidic
Attracts many pollinators, especially bees.
Native Habitats: Scrub, scrubby sandhill. In open areas and along cleared roadsides.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Map is based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in:
Other Comments: This is a rare species and it should only be acquired from reputable plant nurseries. Some botanists have declared this endemic species to be a synonym for false rosemary (C. canescens), but since the populations are widely separated, we are treating them separately.