Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Plectranthus
Family: Lamiaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
verticellatus
NOTES

A sprawling, semisucculent perennial to about 30 cm with ovate, toothed leaves. The stems are sometimes pinkish.


AUTHORITY
(L.f.) Druce
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The white flowers, which have the corolla slightly swollen below, are borne in verticels and have a hairless calyx
Colour: White
Common Name
Forest sage
Spoorsalie
Habitat
NOTES: Only found in a few places in the shade of the bush along the river banks
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
January
February
March
April
May
June
Synonyms for Species
Ocimum verticellatum
Plectranthus nummularius
Plectranthus thunbergii



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