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Plectranthus rubropunctatus

Plectranthus rubropunctatus

Partial Shade
Easy care
Light watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2m

Max

2m

1m

Min

1m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Plectranthus rubropunctatus Overview

Perennial herb or soft shrub with an erect stem growing up to 2 m tall. The green leaves have usually purplish, glandular-pubescent. Flowers are white, scarcely or noticeably flushed with pinkish mauve.

Common problems with Plectranthus rubropunctatus

Problem free

    How to harvest Plectranthus rubropunctatus

    Take cuttings after flower or during the growing season.

    How to propagate Plectranthus rubropunctatus

    Cuttings

    Take 15-20cm cuttings and remove the leaves from the bottom half. Root in a glass of water or moist pottingsoil.

    Special features of Plectranthus rubropunctatus

    Pot plant

    Attractive leaves

    Indoor plant

    Attractive flowers

    Flowers are coloured white, or flushed with pinkish mauve.

    Other uses of Plectranthus rubropunctatus

    Ornamental