Ballota pseudodictamnus
FALSE DITTANY, BALLOTA
Lamiaceae

 
Print friendly version of this plant Print   |   View think list View think list
 
Plant type: evergreen sub-shrub

Hardiness zones: 7-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, second line salt wind, heavy frost
0.45m
Plant habit
 
0.6m

Add to your plants think list Add to think list  
Add to my profile Add to my profile

No hazards currently listed.
 
Previous plant Next plant

New Search

Tell our Plant Selector what you want & like and we'll search thousands of plant profiles for compatible matches

Plant of the Day

Little Pal Mat Rush

Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial
H: 0.7m W: 0.6m
Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Find out more

Member's Tip

Fast plant facts

Donnah, East Corrimal NSW
Mulch! It retains moisture, suppresses weeds and helps retain soil moisture. I always use newspaper underneath and in very weedy areas I use cardboard instead.

Palmetto

Palmetto Soft Leaf Buffalo is ideally suited as a lawn in many applications.



More products

Get the Plant Selector's full features plus news, forums & competitions. Sign up, it's free.
Click here for more

Ballota pseudodictamnus
FALSE DITTANY, BALLOTA
Lamiaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen sub-shrub

Hardiness zones: 7-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, second line salt wind, heavy frost
0.45m
Plant habit
 
0.6m

FEATURES

Flowers: white or pink

Flowering Time: late spring to early summer

Leaves: aromatic; blue-grey; crossed leaf arrangement


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, coastal & cottage designs

Uses: informal edging, pot, mass planting, border

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






Advert