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botanical name:
Haploppaus glutinosus
Haploppaus glutinosus © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Haploppaus coronopifolius
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.15m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: orange
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
description:
Small perennial which forms mounds of dark, finely cut, evergreen foliage which is studded with sun-loving orange daisy-like flowers from August until the first frosts.

cultivation:
Sharply drained, poor to moderately fertile, preferably neutral to slightly alkaline soil in full sun. Dislikes excessive winter wet. May be trimmed back after flowering to keep tidy.

propagation:
From seed or softwood cuttings in spring.

usage:
Suitable for rock and alpine gardens, raised bed and containers. Looks very attractive hanging over low walls or steps.

other notes:
From Argentina and Chile.

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