Conradina canescens, false rosemary

Category: Sun Perennials
Family: Lamiaceae
Origin: Florida
Evergreen: yes
Flower Color: mauve
Bloom Time: fall
Height: 18 inches
Width: 2 ft
Exposure: sun
Irrigation: low
Cold Hardiness: 7 F
Description: Plant in very well-drained sandy soil, in a sunny location -- a must -- on a slope. The rosemary-like foliage isn't aromatic, but is a very nice silvery green. Endemic to the scrub hammocks of Florida.