Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: none required
Germination: Surface sow onto well drained soil in sowing trays, slightly cover the seed with some soil. Keep moist. Place the trays in a cold zone (41F or 5C)
Other: Germination may take several months.
Discover the enchanting beauty of Phlomis fruticosa, popularly known as Jerusalem Sage. Ideal for border edges and rockeries, this mesmerizing plant flaunts a stunning display of bright yellow, hooded flowers staged against silver-grey, aromatic leaves. Shaped like a shrub, Jerusalem Sage offers a magnificent sight when in full bloom, typically from spring to early summer. Not to be lulled by its beauty, this power plant is as robust as it is attractive. It holds a remarkable drought tolerance and resistance to pests, standing strong across all seasons. This easy-going perennial requires minimal maintenance and sees an average growth of 3-5ft (1 to 1.5m) tall, making it perfect for a standout garden feature. It further doubles as a fantastic habitat for our winged friends, butterflies, and bees. There's more: its unique leaf texture and form also make it an irresistible choice for foliage arrangements. Engage with nature's splendor and lure ecological value to your landscapes with Jerusalem Sage.