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Shiny spurflower

Plectranthus lucidus

Blink spoorsalie (Afr.)

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The flat-creeping shiny spurflower has glossy foliage and spikes of white flowers. Leaves are rounded with toothed margins.The fragrant green leaves make it useful for shady areas in the garden, keeping insects away.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Autumn
Fruiting time
Autumn

Propagation

Cuttings
Make cuttings about 10-15cm long and remove the leaves from the bottom. Root quickly in well-draining soil mixtures!

Special features

Geography

Origin
South Africa
Natural climate
Temperate interior, Temperate coastal

Environment

Light
Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Moist
Soil type
Loam
Soil PH preference
Neutral
Frost hardiness
Half-Hardy

Uses

Ornamental
Plant them under trees.

Personality

Family
Lamiaceae
Flower colour
White
Scent
Mild

Problems

Problem free

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