Also known as
Broad-Toothed Pink Plume
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Broad-Tooth Sagebush Overview
The subtle beauty of the little known mauve-pink plume bush, Syncolostemon latidens, has won the hearts of those who have seen this small perennial shrub flowering along forest margins in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands. It belongs to the large sage and mint family, Lamiaceae, with its characteristically fragrant leaves and square stems. The family includes such popular South African indigenous plants as Plectranthus, Orthosiphon, Hemizygia and Becium.