20 (50)cm, Poleo Canario is a semi-perennial with upright to bowing, fine stems and a woody base on older specimens. Oval to elliptical, strongly aromatic leaves and lateral, for the plant-size quite large, rose to pink flowers. Native to open spots in rich soils in the Canary laurel forest. For any rich, yet well drained soil in a sunny to partially shaded spot. Fully winter hardy. V-X.