General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 2 - 5 feet
Plant Spread: 1 - 2 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Upper leaves are shiny, dark green and marked with black spots. Leaf reverse is pubescent (velvety) appearing grayish-white.
Fruit: Other: 1/4 inch, dark bluish-black capsule.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Other: Lower lip, specked with tiny dark spots.
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Year Round
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Conservation status: Vulnerable (VU)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Vulnerable
Common names
  • Large Flower False Rosemary

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