Full sun; regular watering. Evergreen shrub native from southern California, northern Baja California. Rounded, arching growth to 3-5ft high, 5-8ft wide. Wrinkled, toothed gray-green leaves to 2in. long are elliptical or lance-shaped, deliciously fragrant. Foliage makes a refreshing tea and is also use as a preservative in potpourri. Fragrant, inch-long, pale lavender to violet0blue flowers. Blooms in spring/early summer. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Prune after flowering.