This plant has a mild fragrance
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Vicks Plant Overview
Plectranthus hadiensis var. tomentosus is a perennial, succulent-like herb with aromatic leaves. Commonly known as the “Vicks Plant” due to the leaves smelling like Vick's Vap-O-Rub or mentholatum when crushed. It has beautiful cascading blue-violet flowers.
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How to propagate Vicks Plant
Cutting roots easily in potting soil - keep moist.
Sow seed as days warm up into Summer.
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Other uses of Vicks Plant
Plant in shady areas in the garden.