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Mona Lavender

Plectranthus petiolaris

Plectranthus Mona lavender-ALS-yercaud-salem-India by Yercaud-elango (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Partial Shade
Moderate care
Light watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

70cm

Min

70cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

More images of Mona Lavender

Plectranthus Mona lavender-ALS-yercaud-salem-India
Starr 080117-1491 Plectranthus sp.

Mona Lavender Overview

Plectranthus petiolaris has a herbaceous and square stem. It is a perennial herb growing happily in shade areas. They have terminal inflorescences, with simple or 1–2 ascending branches at the base. The flowers are light to dark pink and appear in the Autumn.

Common problems with Mona Lavender

Problem free

    How to propagate Mona Lavender

    Seed

    Sow seeds during Spring. Germination time is about 3-6 weeks.

    Cuttings

    Make cuttings and root in a glass of water or moist potting soil.

    Special features of Mona Lavender

    Indoor plant

    Pot plant

    Attractive flowers

    Attractive leaves

    Other uses of Mona Lavender

    Ornamental

    Choose a shade area in the garden.