Germander Wood Sage


Teucrium canadense
Also known as: America Germander


Teucrium canadense
Also known as: America Germander

Medium height perennial with terminal flower spikes that can be over 12 inches long. Flowers are pink and have an exaggerated lower lip that acts as a landing pad for bees and other insects, which is the most distinctive feature this species The common name germander was originally altered from a Greek name for ground oak, chamaidrys Highly attractive when planted in masse.

Yearly Foliage: Perennial

Hardiness Zone: 5-10

Light: Full sun to partial shade

Mature Growth: 2-3 feet tall

Soil: Average, marshes, hammocks, wet meadows, swamps, lake and pond edges

Blooms: May through August

Wildlife: Nectar-insects, Nectar-butterflies, Nectar-bees

Plant Size when available: 1 quart, 1 gallon

Additional information

Weight 6 lbs

1 Quart, 1 Gallon