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Herero Spur-Flower

Plectranthus hereroensis

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1.5m

50cm

Min

50cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Herero Spur-Flower Overview

Tall annual or weakly perennial herb that grows up to 1.2-2 m tall. Sow seed every year to have new plants establishing and flowering. It is a soft upright shrub grown in shade and sun with sky blue flowers that attract butterflies.

Common problems with Herero Spur-Flower

Problem free

    How to propagate Herero Spur-Flower

    Seed

    Sow seeds in Spring.

    Cuttings

    Make 10-15cm cuttings after flower(Autumn) or when the growing season start(Spring). They root easily in a sandy soil mix.

    Special features of Herero Spur-Flower

    Attracts useful insects

    Like pretty butterflies!

    Pot plant

    Attractive flowers

    Other uses of Herero Spur-Flower

    Ornamental