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botanical name:
Cotula hispida
Cotula hispida © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Golden Buttons, Brass Buttons
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.30m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Forms a mound of finely divided soft silvery grey-green foliage. Small bright yellow button-like flowerheads, borne on slender stalks in summer.

Well drained soil, but not too dry, in sun.

From seed, sown on the surface in spring or by division in autumn.

Rock gardens, alpine contains

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