This plant has a mild fragrance
Ballerina Spurflower Overview
Plectranthus reflexus, or the ballerina spurflower, is a semi-succulent upright herbaceous perennial. It is family of the aromatic rosemaries and mints. The grey stems are swollen towards the base with relatively few branches, giving a sparse appearance. An abundance of flowers during Autumn on the stem ends make this useful in the shade garden areas.
Common problems with Ballerina Spurflower
Relative problem free
How to propagate Ballerina Spurflower
Root cuttings after pruning the shrub and cut into 10-15cm lenghts. Dip in softwood rooting hormone and allow to root in moist medium.
Sowing time during Autumn. Keep moist and replant when a good size has been reached.