Prostanthera ‘Mauve Mantle’

A densely growing low and spreading shrub. It gets covered in mauve flowers in late winter to late spring. Does well in a range of soil types as long as they are well drained soil. For sun or part shade. Moderately frost tolerant and can take dry spells well. The leaves are scented, with pleasant minty smell. If pruning is needed, do it after flowering.

Family : lamiaceae
Cultivar Name: Mauve Mantle
Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 2
Flowering Time : Spring, Winter
Soil Type : Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Dense foliage, Spreading
Soil Moisture : Well-drained
Special Uses : Fragrant oils, Fast growing, Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Prostanthera
Common Name : Mint Bush
Height : 1
Flower Color : Mauve
pH Level : Acid, Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Cottage garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden
Light : Sunny, Light shade, Half shade
Lifespan :
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Butterflies, Other insects