Plectranthus amboinicus (Cuban Oregano)
Plectranthus amboinicus (Cuban Oregano)

Plectranthus amboinicus (Cuban Oregano) - fragrant leaves

39,00 lei 30,00 lei SAVE 23%
Full description and specifications

Plectranthus amboinicus, also known as "Cuban Oregano", is a perennial plant that is part of the Lamiaceae family. It is native to Africa, but is cultivated in many parts of the world, especially in tropical and subtropical areas.

Due to its strong flavor, Plectranthus amboinicus is often used in cooking, especially in Caribbean and Southeast Asian cuisines. Also, the plant has some traditional medicinal uses, including as an anti-inflammatory and antiseptic.

Leaves : It has thick, fleshy, dark green leaves that emit a strong smell similar to oregano or mint when touched or rubbed.

Flowers : It produces small, lavender or blue-violet flowers, but these are often secondary to the aromatic leaves.

Port : It is a small to medium shrub, with a height and width that rarely exceeds 1 meter.

Aroma : It has a strong aroma - it is often used as a substitute for oregano in cooking.

Pot diameter: 12 cm
Height with pots included: approx. 20-25 cm