Evergreen shrub native to South Africa with silvery-grey, aromatic leaves. The large flowers are an unusual rusty-brown colour and produced during early to midsummer. Conspicuous, persistent calyces turning from green to rusty-brown after the corollas have fallen. Makes a fine specimen in a pot. Height 80cm spread 45cm. Flowers from July to September. Grow in full sun and sharply drained soil.