SOLVED: Unusual plant I can't identify

East Missoula, MT

I think this might be an herb, but i'm not sure. Take a look at the pics and if any of you know it off the top of your head lemme know.

For some reason I was under the impression it might be edible, but i'm not sure.

Anyways thanks for the advice,


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East Missoula, MT

Any help people? I'm desperate here.

Jacksonville, FL(Zone 9a)

reminds me of ...

East Missoula, MT

On another message board someone mentioned

Plectranthus montanus , does that seem right to you guys? I have no experience in the field. If it does, anyone got any tips the cool abilities this plant has?

Jacksonville, FL(Zone 9a)

Yeah, the more I look at it the more I think I tend to agree with GardenGuyKin. Cuban Oregano….

East Missoula, MT

Thanks I think you hit the nail on the head. It looks -exactly- like that Cuban oregano

East Missoula, MT

Anyone know if it's edible?

Portland, OR(Zone 8a)

This may help you.

Don't forget to mark this thread as solved.

San Francisco, CA

yes def. a sp. of Plectranthus, however, it is too small for either P. amboinicus, or verticiliatus. Sorry I can not say which sp. it may be.

I used to keep a collection of 8 or 10 aromatic Plectranthus cv.s. There may be more than that number that are used for flavoring. Their botany is very confused.

None of them have any hardiness to Montana winter weather.

Delhi, India

I think Plectranthus amboinicus was right.

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