Genus Species: Plectranthus argentatus
Common / Product Name:
Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)
Height x Width: 0.3 – 0.3m x 1.00 – 1.00m
Pruning: Light Medium
Frost Tolerance: Low
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Summer
Flower Colour: Blue
Irrigation: Very vigorous, suckering, herbaceous plant prefers shade
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -3°C for short periods. Medium frost tolerance, plant in areas protected from frost.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.