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Phlomis fruticosa

Phlomis fruticosa - Jerusalem Sage

More About Phlomis fruticosa

  • Whorls of hooded, yellow flowers
  • Narrowly ovate, velvety, gray-green foliage
  • The leaves are slightly cupped, exposing the silver undersides
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to midsummer
  • Flower Height: 100 cm
  • Foliage Height: 60 cm

Zone:

5

Height:

50-60 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Jerusalem Sage Growing and Maintenance Tips

Drought tolerant once established they grow best in a well-drained soil, in full sun. Drainage is important in hot, muggy summers and wet winters. 


Phlomis fruticosa Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Slow

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Mounding
Clumping

Foliage Color

Green
Gray