Greek kedros — referring to the resinous smell of the plant.
For description see species.
Grown mostly in herb gardens for the aromatic trifoliate leaves and soft flowers.
Seed, softwood cuttings or division.
The aromatic leaves are used in herbal teas and pot-pourri.
Leaves with 3 leaflets and smelling of pine resin.
1 species from the Canary Islands.
Source: (2002). Lamiaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 4. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 3. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.