Trichostema lanatum

  • Trichostema lanatum  woolly blue curls
  • Trichostema lanatum  woolly blue curls
woolly blue curls

Woolly blue curls is a much sought after evergreen shrub with pungent, dark green, narrow leaves and spectacular flower spikes. Grows 3-4 foot tall and wide and blooms over a long period.  Blue-purple to pink flowers, covered in purple hairs with protruding, long, curving stamens are a sight to behold. Native to coastal scrub and chaparral communities from Monterey county to northern Baja. Requires full sun, good drainage and is drought tolerant once established. Avoid regular irrigation, fertilizer and organic mulches. Pollinated by hummingbirds and visited by bumblebees and butterflies. Deer resistant.

Call to confirm current supply. Availability as of July 9, 2020:

Sorry; this plant is out of stock at present.