This plant has a mild fragrance
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Dwarf Spurflower Overview
Plectranthus strigosus or dwarf spurflower is a semi-succulent, low-growing perennial herb that is a mat-forming groundcover, well-suited to very shady areas. In the shade, the leaves are typically fresh green, broadly ovate, and are either pointed or rounded at the tip. In the sun the leaves stay small, become maroon and slightly more succulent.
Common problems with Dwarf Spurflower
How to harvest Dwarf Spurflower
Harvest cuttings in Spring and Summer.
How to propagate Dwarf Spurflower
Take 10-15cm cuttings and remove the leaves from the bottom half.
Sow seed in Summer.
Special features of Dwarf Spurflower
Grows happily inside
Perfect for hanging baskets!
Other uses of Dwarf Spurflower
Popular potplant in and pretty in hanging baskets.