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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Stachys  flexuosa Skan 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)KwaZulu-Natal
grassland
Altitude1400-2300m
Description stems flexuous, leaves ovate, at base rounded, petiolate, crenate, sparsely white pilose, broadly, shallowly dentate, whorls 2-flowered, calyx campanulate, flowers 6-8mm long
Size15-25cm
Colorreddish purple
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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