This perennial is used as a ground cover since it reaches 1' tall and spreads 2'. Small, elongated, gray green leaves are variegated with golden edges. Foliage smells like lemons! This herb has culinary uses. It prefers full sun with well draining, dry, sandy, rich soil. Flowers are considered insignificant.
Notes: Tiny oval golden variegated leaves. Grows up to 6-12 inches tall. 20 inches wide.
Ground cover, Perennial, Herb
Gold, Grey Green, Variegated
Medium, Extra in Summer
Sandy, Loam, Rocky
Average, Rich, Well-drained, Dry
5, 6, 7, 8, 9
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
English Cottage, Meadow, Mediterranean, Ranch, Spanish
Fragrance, Unusual Foliage
Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
Entry, Patio, Swimming Pool, Walkways, With Rocks
Container, Small Spaces
Information by: PlantMaster
Photography by: Tina Olsen Binegar