Germander, plant

$8.80$12.10 incl. GST

Usually Available: June to December
Shipping: NOT Western Australia or Tasmania, NOT internationally
Botanical Name: Teucrium scorodonia
Pot Size: 50mm tube, 100mm pot


Germander, Teucrium scorodonia, is sometimes called Wood Germander, Wood Sage and Sage-leafed Germander. The leaves were once substituted for hops in the brewing of beer. Used internally to treat feverish conditions and externally of slow-healing wounds and ulcers. This plant makes a thick and hardy ground cover. Not related to sage (Salvia officinalis). Wood Germande is a native to Europe and is adaptable to most soils in an open sunny position. Drought and frost resistant. A perennial, growing to 0.6m x 1.0m.