Plectranthus coleoides is a fantastic trailing plant that has variegated leaves. It has a semi-trailing habit and fragrant leaves. Looks great in mixed containers, window boxes, or hanging baskets.
Plectranthus Cerveza 'n Lime stands 14-18 inches tall and spreads to 12 inches wide, with a mounded habit. The fuzzy soft green foliage has scalloped edges and a nice texture. It is a drought tolerant annual that can be grown in full sun to part sun locations. Plant in containers, mixed hanging baskets or in the ground for summer enjoyment. This family of 350 diverse foliage plants includes coleus, Swedish ivy, and Cuban oregano. Many species of plectranthus have fragrant foliage, like their close relative the mint family. While some smell pleasant, others have a much more pungent scent when crushed. The blooms of plectranthus are generally not the main attraction in this group, but there are some exceptions.