Plectranthus amboinicus (L.) Spreng including shrub, creeper. Woody stems, soft. Segment is attached to the ground will grow roots, young stems pale green. Single leaf, easily broken, ovoid shape, thick, hairy, 6-7 cm long, 5-6 cm wide.
Essential oils, containing phenol, and potassium compounds.
Cough, bronchitis, fever, inflammation of the bladder, headaches.
Spicy typical properties, neutralize, and purify the blood. From the results of the study, leaf extract of Plectranthus amboinicus (L.) Spreng can inhibit bacterial growth of E. coli starts concentration of 1.2 g / ml and the bacteria P. mirabilis starts concentration of 1.0 g / ml.