Satureia montana

Savory, Winter (Tender Perennial)

USDA Hardiness Zone 5-11

The long, dark green, semi-woody stems produce clouds of small white flowers.
Perfect for fresh or dried uses.

Height

14-16 Inches

Spread

8-10 Inches

Interesting Notes

The early settlers would make tea from this dried herb to cure a variety of ailments, earning its name 'good herb'.

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Easy to grow- a very attractive border plant. Remove old branches to maintain a tidy plant and to produce a more lush growth. Divide every three years to rejuvenate.

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Containers
Dried Flowers
Culinary
Fragrant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Dark Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Spring
Winter
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Rich
Well-drained
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