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botanical name:
Prostanthera cuneata
Prostanthera cuneata © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Alpine Mint bush
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 0.90m
width: 0.90m
growth rate:
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -3°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
description:
Dense bushy evergreen with very small, aromatic, obovate to rounded leaves with curled edges. Profuse racemes of broadly tubular, lipped, white flowers with purple and yellow markings inside.

cultivation:
Well drained soil in full sun Needs a mild climate or a location protected from very hard frosts.

propagation:
From seed in spring or semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

other notes:
From the mountains of Australia, New South Wales to Tasmania.

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