The Striped Mintbush is a shrub found growing
up to 2 m high and is part of a group of ‘mint bushes’ whose leaves are highly
It flowers in late winter to spring, when the shrub
are covered in clusters of white flowers, appearing towards the end of the
branches. The flowers throat open to reveal prominent
purple-striped and orange-yellow dots on the lower side.
In its natural
habitat is it often found growing on rocky outcrops, slopes and creeklines.