PROSTANTHERA

Commonly known as Australian mint bush

 

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Shrubs and trees
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    In the mint family. Generally short-lived in garden situations but fast-growing and flower well, even when small. Can be propagated from half-hardened tip cuttings in summer.
    Pests & Diseases
    Red spider mite and whitefly in greenhouse
    Place of origin
    Australia
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    In greenhouse - loam based potting compost full light
Prostanthera - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of PROSTANTHERA

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PROSTANTHERA cuneata

PROSTANTHERA cuneata

Alpine mint bush

minute leaves and large racemes of white flowers. The hardiest of all Prostantheras and a suitable rock plant

 
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PROSTANTHERA lasianthos

PROSTANTHERA lasianthos

Victoria Christmas bush

white flowers with a purple tint and large lanceolate leaves

 
£13.50 each 
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Available late spring to early summer 2023 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
PROSTANTHERA ovalifolia 'Variegata'

PROSTANTHERA ovalifolia 'Variegata'

Purple mint bush

bushy shrub with grey-green variegated leaves and cup-shaped purple flowers in terminal racemes

 
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PROSTANTHERA rotundifolia

PROSTANTHERA rotundifolia

Round-leaved mint bush

mint-scented leaves and purple flowers

 
£13.50 each 
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Available late spring to early summer 2023 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
PROSTANTHERA sieberi

PROSTANTHERA sieberi

Australian mint bush

largest growing form with lilac-purple flowers and aromatic leaves

 
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