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Lacy Germander, Cut-Leaf Germander
Scientific Name: Teucrium laciniatum Torrey
Synonym:
Family: Lamiaceae
Lacy Germander, Cut-Leaf Germander (Teucrium  laciniatum)
Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 3: 103. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: All zones
USDA: 4-8

Sun Exposure: Sun to part sun

Origin: South central U.S.A. from Colorado to central Texas

Growth Habits: Perennial herb, 3 to 8 inches tall (8-20 cm), tufted with several erect stems forming small colonies; deeply cut, narrowly lobed leaves.

Watering Needs: Drought tolerant, needs good drainage

Propagation: Propagates by rhizomes, stratify the seeds at low temperature and sow in early spring


The species epithet comes from the botanical Latin designation for its deeply divided leaves.

Blooming Habits:
Small, white flowerswith purple lines in the throat. It blooms in late spring and early summer.

Fruiting Habits:


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