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Spurflower

Plectranthus saccatus ssp. pondoensis

Partial Shade
Easy care
Moderate watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2m

Max

2m

20cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

Spurflower Overview

The Stoep jacaranda is a soft, semi-succulent, medium-sized, bushy shrub with pretty flowers, fresh green leaves and stems, and a woody base. The shrub reaches a height of about 1.2m. The purple-tinged branches have soft hairs. It can tolerate full sun in areas close to the coast. Use it as an attractive garden plant in shady areas or hanging baskets.

Common problems with Spurflower

Relative disease and pest free.

    How to harvest Spurflower

    Allow seed heads to dry on plants; Remove and collect seed.

    How to propagate Spurflower

    Cuttings

    Seed

    Sow seeds in Spring.

    Special features of Spurflower

    Indoor plant

    Pot plant

    Attractive flowers

    Attractive leaves

    Other uses of Spurflower

    Ornamental

    An attractive garden plant.