Plectranthus Twisted Lemon is also known as Swedish Ivy or Candleplant. This low maintenance plant has heart-shaped variegated leaves. In the spring, the velvety foliage starts off chartreuse in colour and then becomes a darker green with scalloped lemon-yellow edges. It is a sturdy, well-branched, mounding plant with a fragrant lemon scent. Good as a border plant, groundcover, or an accent “spiller” plant in baskets and planters. Also, Twisted Lemon can be grown as an indoor house plant.
|Bloom Time||Constant foliage interest all summer until the first hard frost.|
|Height||8-12 inches (10-30 cm)|
|Width||18-36 inches (46-91 cm)|
|Companion Plant||Compatible with all Tried and True varieties. Excellent as a foliage accent.|
|Watering||Keep evenly moist. Allow soil to dry slightly between watering.|
|Planting||Well-drained soil in sun to partial shade.|