Plectranthus ambiguus – Plant


Indigenous to South Africa, organically grown, and locally sourced from ethical growers committed to sustainable, Nature-friendly cultivation.

Common names: pincushion spurflower (English).

Botanical name: Plectranthus ambiguus

Potted into 100% recycled plastic nursery pot or bag.

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Care Summary

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Plant Summary

The pincushion spurflower, Plectranthus ambiguus, is a perennial groundcover with soft green leaves and striking violet-purple flowers in autumn. It grows well in light to medium shade and is frost-free. It attracts bees, butterflies and flies that pollinate its long-tubed flowers. It is used in traditional medicine to treat colds. It is easy to propagate by seed or cuttings and makes an excellent plant for containers, hanging baskets and indoor gardens. Plectranthus ambiguus is a versatile and attractive plant that brings colour and texture to shady areas.


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