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botanical name:
Acaena affinis
Acaena affinis © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  New Zealand Burr
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.13m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: blue-green
flower colour: cream
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: red & green
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 6 to 10
description:
Matt forming with small divided blue-grey leaves and contrasting reddish stems Small cream or buff flowerheads followed by red seed burrs.

cultivation:
Any reasonable well drained soil in sun or a light part shade.

propagation:
By division, very easy. Also from seed.

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