The leaves have a strong pleasant scent, reminiscent of rosemary, and are used as a rosemary substitute as a flavouring in cooking
There are no material uses listed for Conradina verticillata.
There are no medicinal uses listed for Conradina verticillata.
Seed - sow spring in a greenhouse
. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for at least their first winter. Plant them out in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts.
Cuttings of new shoots in spring in a frame
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Requires a light soil and a very sunny position
This species is not hardy in the colder areas of the country, it tolerates temperatures down to between -5 and -10°c.
This is an endangered species in the wild
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Associations & Interactions
There are no interactions listed for Conradina verticillata. Do you know of an interaction that should be listed here? edit this page to add it.
Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Conradina verticillata.
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? 1.01.11.2 Facciola. S. Cornucopia - A Source Book of Edible Plants. Kampong Publications ISBN 0-9628087-0-9 (1990-00-00)
? 2.02.12.22.32.4 Huxley. A. The New RHS Dictionary of Gardening. 1992. MacMillan Press ISBN 0-333-47494-5 (1992-00-00)