Teucrium Binstead Gold
Striking new foliage is lime to apple green, maturing to shades of golden yellow to green. Spikes of simple yellow flowers appear in spring. Foliage will die down and it is hardy.
Month Available: August
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Yellow
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn
Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Foliage
Plant Type: Shrub
Hardy: Frost hardy
Main Attribute: Spring to autumn foliage colour
Height / Spread: 40cm x 60cm (16in x 24in)
I have this planted as part of a mixed border as it adds structure to my garden.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Generally free
Plant Care: Deadhead following flowering to enjoy the foliage.
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: Unusual flower colour, aromatic foliage, evergreen.
History: Teurcrium are native to the western and central Mediterranean.
EU Rights: N/A