Prostanthera baxteri Benth.

Erect shrub to 1.5 m tall, rarely a small tree. Leaves cylindrical, to 2-3 cm or so long, with a slight groove above. Flowers with calyx cream, corolla pale mauve with dark streaks in the throat; spring.


Generally grown as var. sericea J. Black, a silver-haired variety.

Source: Lumley, P. (2002). Origanum. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 4. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 3. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

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Distribution map
kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Asteranae
order      Lamiales
family       Lamiaceae
genus        Prostanthera Labill.