Plectranthus ornatus
DOGBANE, SCAREDY CAT PLANT
Lamiaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 9-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind, light frost
0.3m
Plant habit
 
1m

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Flowers: purple-blue

Flowering Time: Any time of the year

Leaves: unpleasant aroma; mid green
 
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Plectranthus ornatus
DOGBANE, SCAREDY CAT PLANT
Lamiaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 9-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind, light frost
0.3m
Plant habit
 
1m

FEATURES

Flowers: purple-blue

Flowering Time: Any time of the year

Leaves: unpleasant aroma; mid green


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, coastal & cottage designs

Uses: informal edging, pot, hanging basket, groundcovers, spillover, border

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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