Taxon: Teucrium fruticans L.

Genus: Teucrium
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
  Subfamily: Ajugoideae
Nomen number: 401851
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:563. 1753
Name Verified on: 11-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Apr-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • shrubby germander  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • tree germander  (Source: Dict Gard) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed13)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Morocco; Tunisia
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Former Yugoslavia; Italy
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)

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