Plectranthus barbatus Andrews

, Bot. Repos. 9(pts. 121-126): t. 594 (1810).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Botanists' Repository, for New, and Rare Plants
9(pts. 121-126): t. 594
Date of Publication
ante Sep 1810
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Distribution Of Types
Algeria (Northern Africa, Africa)
Type Remarks
The specimens were communicated in November by Mr. Giddings, gardener to Lord Valentia at Arley ; with a letter stating, that he raised the plants from Abyssinian seeds sent home by his Lordship about four years ago, and that they grow at Arley to about two feet in height, and thrive with the common treatment of stove plants


Basionym of
Coleus barbatus (Andrews) Benth. ex G.Don, Hort. Brit. [Loudon] 483 (1830).
Basionym of
Coleus barbatus (Andrews) Benth., Pl. Asiat. Rar. (Wallich). 2: 15 (1830).