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White-Edged Swedish Ivy

Plectranthus glabratus

Also known as

Tropical Mint, Candlestick Vine, Ornamental Coleus

Plectranthus coleoïdes by Dinkum (CC0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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White-Edged Swedish Ivy Overview

Plectranthus glabratus is a perennial species from the family. It is known by an older name, Plectranthus coleoides and also by the common name White-Edged Swedish Ivy, amongst others. It produces attractive green and white leaves with toothed edges, on square stems and delicate white flowers.

How to propagate White-Edged Swedish Ivy

Cuttings

Seed

Special features of White-Edged Swedish Ivy

Attracts bees

Attractive leaves

Pot plant

Other uses of White-Edged Swedish Ivy

Grown for their foliage and flowers.