Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
comosus
NOTES

An erect, soft shrub with a woody base. The stems and leaves are densely woolly. The leaves are large and light green. Thought to originate in India. A common, very invasive garden escape in the Conservancy.


AUTHORITY
Sims
Sub Author
Conservation
Invader Category 3
Habit
Shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Flowers are borne in a terminal spike-like raceme
Colour: Blue
Common Name
Abyssinian coleus
Woolly plectranthus
Invader
Habitat
NOTES: Common in the bush around houses
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
Synonyms for Species
Coleus grandis



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