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Plectranthus 'Cape Angels'

Plectranthus hybrid 'Cape Angel'

Partial Shade
Easy care
Moderate watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

80cm

Max

80cm

30cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Plectranthus 'Cape Angels' Overview

This hybrid is a quick-growing, herbaceous, perennial shrub that has been produced in a number of colours. It has dark green, glossy leaves. Leaves and stems of the white version are fresh green. The under-leaves and stems of the light red version are deep maroon in colour. Frequent light pruning or tipping is necessary to keep them compact and bushy. Prune back hard after flowering during mid-winter. It was bred by Gert Brits, a South African plant breeder.

Common problems with Plectranthus 'Cape Angels'

Problem free

    How to propagate Plectranthus 'Cape Angels'

    Cuttings

    Plant has breeders rights and no propagation allowed.

    Seed

    Plant has breeders rights and no propagation allowed.

    Special features of Plectranthus 'Cape Angels'

    Attractive flowers

    Indoor plant

    Pot plant

    Attractive leaves

    Other uses of Plectranthus 'Cape Angels'

    Ornamental