This plant has a mild fragrance
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Spur Flower Overview
Mona Lavender is a hybrid Plectranthus (hillardia x saccatus) that was developed at Kirstenbosch (RSA) by Roger Jaques and is a very popular Plectranthus species worldwide. It is a herbaceous dense shrub growing up to 0.75m high, forming a lovely rounded bush. It flowers profusely with the whole bush covered in soft purple flowers. Preferring semi-shade conditions, but can handle full sun. Flowering in autumn and can be lightly pruned back after flowering to create a compact shrub. Does not tolerate very cold conditions, but has been known to survive light frost.
Common problems with Spur Flower
Relative problem free.
How to propagate Spur Flower
Sow seed in Spring as the days warms up.
This is a protected cultivar and no propagation is allowed without consent of the owner of the plant breeders rights!
Special features of Spur Flower
Provide good light conditions
Other uses of Spur Flower
A rewarding, easy growing shade loving shrub that also grows well in pots.