Plectranthus amboinicus

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Noun1.Plectranthus amboinicus - an aromatic fleshy herb of India and Ceylon to South Africa; sometimes placed in genus Plectranthus
coleus, flame nettle - any of various Old World tropical plants of the genus Coleus having multicolored decorative leaves and spikes of blue flowers
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Trailing among the nasturtiums is Cuban oregano (Plectranthus amboinicus 'Variegatus'), with cream-fringed leaves that are the perfect foil for the pale lilac flowers of English Wedgewood' thyme at right.