• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Moderate grower to 4 to 5 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Deer Resistant
    Spring through Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:rohs-ma-RY-nus o-fis-i-NAY-lis
    Plant type:Shrub
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Moderate grower to 4 to 5 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Gray-green
    Blooms:Spring through Summer
    Flower color:Blue
    Garden styleCottage, Mediterranean
    Companion PlantsOlive (Olea); Bay Laurel (Laurus); Pomegranate (Punica); Lavender (Lavandula); Meyer Lemon (Citrus)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Thrives in loose, well-drained, neutral to slightly acidic soils. Drought tolerant once established in landscape; check patio containers regularly. Avoid excess winter moisture. Needs little care; may be fertilized lightly in spring. Prune only as needed to shape.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.


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