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Plectranthus Lois Woodhull, Plectranthus neochilus, Lobster Flower 

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Plectranthus Lois Woodhull, Plectranthus neochilus

Lobster Flower
Family: Lamiaceae
Origin: South Africa
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterBlue/lavender/purple flowersOrnamental foliageFragrant

A large plant with light green foliage and a strong medicinal, camphor scent. Discovered in South Africa by June Croon, and named in honor of her sister, noted plantswoman Lois Woodhull of Lang Island, NY. Velvety green leaves surround blue, salvia-like flower spikes. Blooms nonstop from spring through late fall.

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