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Chameleon Spurflower

Plectranthus mutabilis

Partial Shade
Easy care
Moderate watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

20cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Chameleon Spurflower Overview

Plectranthus is part of the Laminaceae family that includes rosemary and mints. It is a perennial semi-succulent herbaceous plant. It is a variable species with trailing stems, leaves with few large round teeth, and blue to blue-purple flowers.

Common problems with Chameleon Spurflower

Problem free

    How to propagate Chameleon Spurflower

    Cuttings

    Make 10-15cm cuttings and remove bottom half of leaves. Root in well-draining soil mix.

    Special features of Chameleon Spurflower

    Drought resistant

    Indoor plant

    Pot plant

    Attractive flowers

    Attractive leaves

    Other uses of Chameleon Spurflower

    Ornamental