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Port St John's Spurflower

Plectranthus praetermissus

Full Sun
Easy care
Frequent watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

80cm

20cm

Min

50cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Port St John's Spurflower Overview

A shade dwelling small herb or ground cover with bright purple-violet tubular flowers. Making excellent hanging baskets and flowers in Autumn. A decorative evergreen shade groundcover.

Common problems with Port St John's Spurflower

Problem free

    Port St John's Spurflower Companion Plants

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    How to propagate Port St John's Spurflower

    Cuttings

    Make cuttings and remove bottom leaves. Place to root in moist potting soil.

    Seed

    Sow seed in Spring

    Special features of Port St John's Spurflower

    Indoor plant

    Pot plant

    Especially in hanging baskets!

    Attractive flowers

    Attractive leaves

    Other uses of Port St John's Spurflower

    Ornamental

    A decorative shade groundcover and great in hanging baskets.