It superficially resembles aluminium plant but grows much less rampantly and therefore is less likely to run wild. Perennial creeping herb with ovate, hairy lvs with a small to large, median silvery blotch (midrib area green in Galeobdolon); bracts similar to lvs; corolla c. 25 mm long, pink or purplish; upper lip c. 10 mm long, suborbicular; lateral lobes of lower lip very small, subulate. (Europe, 1880).
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NZFLORA (2012-) New Zealand Plant Names - Name based concepts