Plectranthus Variegatus Cuban Variegated Thyme Oregano Variegado Seedling Plant

$ 7.99

General Plant Information: Plectranthus variegatus is a large succulent herb, fleshy and highly aromatic, much branched, possessing short soft erect hairs, with distinctive smelling leaves. The stem is fleshy, about 30–90 cm, either with long rigid hairs (hispidly villous) or tomentose (densely covered with soft, short and erect hairs, pubescent). Leaves are undivided (simple), broad, egg/oval-shaped with a tapering tip (ovate) and very thick, they are pubescent (thickly studded with hairs), with the lower surface possessing the most numerous glandular hairs, giving a frosted appearance. The taste of this leaf is pleasantly aromatic with agreeable and refreshing odour.

The leaves are strongly flavoured and make an excellent addition to stuffings for meat and poultry. Finely chopped, they can also be used to flavour meat dishes, especially beef, lamb and game.

Other uses include as an ornamental, and for its essential oils.

Propagation is via stem cuttings. To encourage a bushy plant, cut the tip of the top, insert into the soil and instantly, you have another plant as the cutting will grow within days.

Growing requirements:

USDA ZONES

 9-11

SUN

Full sun

WATER

Medium

FOLIAGE

Evergreen

ADULT SIZE

24-36 inches tall


The plant may be sowing in a pot (>2 gallons) to grow as indoor plant in places below USDA hardiness zones 9. The plant do not tolerate frost.


Product Details: This is a young seedling plant, Comes in a 3 inches pot. (No bare roots) Strong and well developed roots system. Plant is about 4-6 inches tall. Instructions for planting and care is included in package.


Shipping details: We do shipments by USPS Priority Mail Services (1-3 days). To ensure a continuous transit by mail and to protect the plants we send live plants from Monday to Wednesday. To keep you informed we will to send shipping updates regularly since the order is taken until you have received your plant.

Shipping weight: 2.0 lb

*** Due to California Agricultural Department Restrictions we don't do shipments of living plants or vegetative material to California State.***

Guarantee: We guarantee that every plant we ship is of the finest quality and that your order will be carefully handled and shipped to ensure you receive a healthy product. If your plant arrives damaged, wilted or dead, please contact us between 24 hours after delivery confirmation. You will need photos to support any claim. We will to replace any damaged plant.

For plants damaged during transit we going to initiate a claim with the carrier. Please you will need to save the box for claim purpose. We will reship the damaged replacement product after the delivering carrier has approved the damage claim.

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1. Leave message in our email: "gonzalezagrogardens@outlook.com". We always respond  messages within hours.

2. Our staff in Puerto Rico only speak Spanish. Call us to (787) 359-5046.