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Plants Matching santolina

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Image of Santolina photo by: TL

TL

(Lavender Cotton)

Image of Santolina chamaecyparissus photo by: Gerald L. Klingaman

Gerald L. Klingaman

(Lavender Cotton)

This is a superb drought tolerant plant for garden hot spots. Lavender cotton is a shrubby perennial that originates from the Mediterranean. It is grown for its fragrant, finely divided, silvery, evergreen foliage that blends well with many other perennials. This dense, broadly mounded plant can be sheared or pruned to formal shapes if desired. In midsummer it produces sprays of small, yellow, button-like flowers that are subtly attractive.

Full sun is essential for good garden performance...

Image of Santolina chamaecyparissus

Gerald L. Klingaman

(Lavender Cotton)

This is a superb drought tolerant plant for garden hot spots. Lavender cotton is a shrubby perennial that originates from the Mediterranean. It is grown for its fragrant, finely divided, silvery, evergreen foliage that blends well with many other perennials. This dense, broadly mounded plant can be sheared or pruned to formal shapes if desired. In midsummer it produces sprays of small, yellow, button-like flowers that are subtly attractive.

Full sun is essential for good garden performance...

Image of Santolina rosmarinifolia photo by: James H. Schutte

James H. Schutte

(Rosemary-leaved Santolina)

This green version of the popular knot garden plant,lavender cotton, is often planted with it to create green and grey elements in graphic compositions. It is a drought resistant native of the Mediterranean region where plants are adapted to a warm rainy winter and long, very dry hot summer. Though it is often found in herb garden, this plant's dense aromatic foliage is cultivated strictly as an ornamental or as in ancient times for its natural pesticidal oils. This dense, broadly mounded plant can...

Image of Santolina virens photo by: James H. Schutte

James H. Schutte

(Green Santolina)

This green version of the popular knot garden plant, lavender cotton, is often planted with it to create green and grey elements in graphic compositions. It is a drought-resistant, narrow-leaved native of the Mediterranean region, adapted to a warm rainy winter and a long, very dry, hot summer. Though it is often found in herb gardens, this plant is cultivated as an ornamental or as in ancient times for the natural pesticidal oils in its aromatic leaves. This dense, broadly mounded plant can be sheared...