Common name:Balm Mint-bush
Plant type:Small-Medium Shrub
Size:1-3m x 2-3
Conditions:Part – full shade
Soil:Moist, well-drained
Foliage:Daek green ovate
Flowers:Loose sprays dark mauve
Flowering:Sep-Dec
Bush tucker:Aromatic leaves can be used to make tea or flavour food.
Provenance:This plant is no longer believed to be indigenous to the Whitehorse area. It is sold only for use in home gardens.
General comments:Fast growing
Further information:VICFLORA

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