Choose a country to see content specific to your location

A picture of a Rehmann Spurflower

Rehmann Spurflower

Plectranthus rehmannii

Also known as

Karkloof Spurflower , Karkloof Spoorsalie, Rehmann Spoorsalie (Afr.)

Partial Shade
Easy care
Moderate watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1.5m

1m

Min

1m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

Rehmann Spurflower Overview

An aromatic shrub that grows up to 1.5m with white hairy (fuzzy) flowers and broad green leaves with serrated edges. The bush is openly branched and erect and is easy to grow from cuttings. Naturally occurring in forest margins and stream banks in the Afromontane forests of KwaZulu-Natal Midlands. A Plectranthus with interesting fuzzy flowers.

Common problems with Rehmann Spurflower

Problem free

    How to propagate Rehmann Spurflower

    Seed

    Sow seed in Spring. Keep moist while germinating.

    Cuttings

    Grows easily from cuttings! Root 15-20cm cuttings in a glass of water or moist soil medium.

    Special features of Rehmann Spurflower

    Pot plant

    Attractive flowers

    Unusual white flowers.

    Attractive leaves

    Other uses of Rehmann Spurflower

    Ornamental

    Not a spectacular Plectranthus, but has interesting fuzzy flowers.