A herbaceous perennial bush, growing to 1.5 m
The terminal flower stem has a whorl of pure white double lipped flowers with delicate purple protruding stamens, hence the common name Cats Whiskers.
Likes full sun to partial shade, needs to be kept well watered to give of it's best.
As well as being a butterfly nectar plant it is a great plant for the Native bees and European bee's
This Cats Whiskers has Common Grass Yellow butterfly feeding on it
This plant is used in traditional medicine in Thailand Indonesia and Malaysia.