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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
description:
Forms a mound of finely divided soft silvery grey-green foliage. Small bright yellow button-like flowerheads, borne on slender stalks in summer.

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

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

usage:
Rock gardens, alpine contains

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