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botanical name:
Asphodeline lutea
Asphodeline lutea © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Yellow Asphodel, King's spear
family:  Asphodelaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 1.20m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: spiky
leaf colour: blue-green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Forms a clump of narrow spiky glaucous leaves. Bright yellow flowers. Foliage is usually evergreen.

cultivation:
Well drained, poor to moderately fertile, light sandy or gritty soil in full sun.

usage:
Suitable for dry sunny borders or banks.

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