Ruta chalepensis

Ruta Barry is a nice compact blue-green colored “evergreen” foliage plant. The leaves have a strong scent and are showing cup-shaped yellow flowers.

  • Distinctive blue-green foliage plant

  • Compact and branching plant habit

  • Very uniform in growth

  • Perfect in mixed containers for texture and foliage color

  • Perennial

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Life cycle: perennial, USDA Zones 5-9
Use: containers and pots, suited for garden fragrance, medicinal plant, oil flavouring
Height in pot: 40-50 cm (16-20”)
Pot size: 10-15 cm (4-6”)
Garden height: 35-45 cm (14-18
Garden spread: 40-50 cm (16-20
Seed count: 500 s/gram (14,000 s/oz)
Seed form: raw

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