Theodore Payne California Native Plant Database

Satureja douglasi

From California Natives Wiki

Jump to: navigation, search
Satureja douglasi
Satureja douglasi
Satureja douglasi
Satureja douglasi

Species Name: Satureja douglasii
Common Name: Yerba Buena

Wonderful aromatic ground cover, makes a great tea. Delicate white flowers. Perfect for a shady border or in a hanging basket. Stems will root in the ground as it grows.

Plant Family: Lamiaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 6 in. H x spreading
Growth Habit: Low, trailing
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Part sun to shade
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Infrequent to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 35 degrees F
Flower Season: Summer
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Klamath Range, North Coast Range, Central Western CA, Transverse Range
Natural Habitat: Shady places, chaparral, woodland, below 1,800'

Image:oak_iconA.jpg Image:fragrant_iconA.jpg Image:container_iconA.jpg

Care and Maintenance


Other Names

Personal tools