Plectranthus verticillatus – Plant


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

Common names: gossip spurflower (English).

Botanical name: Plectranthus verticillatus

Potted into 100% recycled plastic nursery pot or bag.

Pop in to purchase instore.


Categories: ,


Care Summary

“Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.”

Plant Summary

The gossip spurflower, Plectranthus verticillatus, is a versatile and attractive ground cover plant with semi-succulent leaves and delicate white to pale mauve flowers. It is native to southeast Africa, where it grows in woodland and forest margins. It attracts butterflies, bees, and birds with its nectar and seeds. It is also used in traditional medicine for various ailments, such as coughs, colds, and skin infections. It is easy to grow in full sun to partial shade, in well-drained soil rich in organic matter. It is frost-sensitive and can be propagated by stem cuttings or division.


Our range of indigenous, organically-grown plants are intended as part of an integrated approach to wellbeing. Information provided is not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any medical condition, nor replace prescribed medication. If on medication, pregnant, lactating, or undergoing surgery please consult your healthcare professional before using plants as food or medicine.


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Plectranthus verticillatus – Plant”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *