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Phlomis chrysophylla

Classification

Order: Lamiales
   Family: Lamiaceae
            Genus: Phlomis
                        Specie: Phlomis chrysophylla

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 3 ft (1 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Broad, oval, green leaves with a golden down; golden yellow flowers in summer

Uses: Mediterranean gardens Tubs Shrub borders

Zones: 7-10

Description: This small evergreen subshrub, about 3 ft (1 m) in height, with erect branching stems, is native to Lebanon. The leaves are broad and oval, up to 21?2 in (6 cm) long, and are covered in golden down when young; this later fades to yellow-gray. The flowers,

Growth Habit: Erect branching habit

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