Conradina canescens


Lamiaceae (Labiatae)

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Plant Specifics

Form: shrub
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 2-3 ft    Width: 2-3 ft
Flower Color: flower color      lavender
Phenology: evergreen
Noted for: Showy flowers, aroma, fragrance


Recommended Uses: Gray-green, fine foliage, border plant or individual speciments in a wildflower garden.
Propagation: seed, cuttings.
Availability: Native nurseries, FNPS plant sales
Light: light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: adaptable


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Attracts many pollinators, especially bees.
Native Habitats: Scrub, sandhill.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:

Other Comments:

This is an uncommon plant and should only be acquired from reputable plant nurseries. Possibly a disjunct population in Hernando County.