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prostanthera

(ˌprɒstænˈθɪərə)
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(Plants) any bush of the Australian genus Prostanthera, with red or white flowers and strongly scented leaves
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Three rare and threatened Victorian species bear her name--Boronia galbraithiae Galbraith's Boronia, Dampiera galbraithiana Licola Dampiera, and Prostanthera galbraithiae Wellington Mint-bush.
Some whites can be clean and lustrous, for example a foxglove called digitalis purpurea Alba and the shrub prostanthera cuneata, whereas others are more matt, like verbascum chaixii or creamy like hydrangea arborescens.
Australian Bush Mint (Prostanthera rotundifolia): Prostanthera is a uniquely Australian.
Plants For a Future Database: Prostanthera rotundifolia http://www.
Extracts of different Eremophila, Myoporum (Myoporaceae) and Prostanthera (Lamiaceae) plant species, important in the traditional medicine of Australian Aboriginal people, were investigated for activity against a number of cancer cell lines.
sturtii, Myoporum desertii (related species) and Prostanthera striatiflora (Lamiaceae) were subjected to a high throughput in vitro screening investigation for anticancer activity against ovarian, prostate and melanoma cancer cell lines.
Polyscias murrayi * Pomaderris aspera * * Prostanthera lasianthos * * * Prostanthera striatiflora * Pseudognaphalium * * * * luteo-album Pseudoweinmannia * lachnocarpa Psoralea patens * Pterocaulon sphacelatum * Ripogonum album * Rulingia dasyphylla * * * Sarcostemma australe * Schoenus melanostachys * * Spartothamnella juncea * * * Spinifex sericeus * Stephania japonica * * * var.
If you are looking for a small, attractive shrub to come into bloom next month then have a look at Prostanthera cuneata, the alpine mint bush.
The collection from the Botanic Gardens comprised blooms of fifty species of Victorian plants, among which may be mentioned :--Leptospermum myrsinoides, Pink Tea-tree; Livistona australis, Australian Cabbage-Palm; Kunzea cordifolia, White Kunzea; Cassia australis, Southern Cassia; Callistemon salignus, Willow Bottle-brush; Stypandra glauca, Blue Spray; Calythrix Sullivani, Grampian Fringe-Myrtle; Bauera rubioides, Wiry Bauera; Prostanthera melissifolia, Balm Mint-bush; P nivea, Snowy Mint-bush; Phebalium Billardieri, Satin-wood Phebalium; Swainsona Greyana, Pink Swainsona; Clematis aristata, var.