Santolina rosmarinifolia ‘Lemon Fizz’


  • Botanical name: Santolina rosmarinifolia 'Lemon Fizz'
  • Common name: Santolina
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Plant Type: Shrub, Evergreen
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Santolina is a group of small or medium-sized shrubs that make neat, rounded bushes, with finely divided foliage. Santolina rosmarinifolia ‘Lemon Fizz’ is denser than the species and a more attractive plant for rock gardens, containers and small beds.


Grow Santolina rosmarinifolia ‘Lemon Fizz’ in well-drained soil in full sun. In colder areas, it will need protection in winter. Grow in pots which you can move indoors in autumn, or take cuttings in late summer to overwinter indoors as an insurance policy.

How to grow Santolina 'Lemon Fizz'

  • Plant size

    50cm height

    50cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, west facing

  • Position in border


  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Hardiness: Half hardy
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy

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Take cuttings
Take cuttings

Do not Take cuttings in January

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Do Take cuttings in July

Do Take cuttings in August

Do not Take cuttings in September

Do not Take cuttings in October

Do not Take cuttings in November

Do not Take cuttings in December

Santolina 'Lemon Fizz' and wildlife

Santolina 'Lemon Fizz' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Santolina 'Lemon Fizz' poisonous?

Santolina 'Lemon Fizz' has no toxic effects reported.

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Cats

No reported toxicity to Dogs

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People

Plants that go well with Santolina 'Lemon Fizz'