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synonyms: Haploppaus coronopifolius
perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: orange
main season: Summer
dry soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
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.
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.
From seed or softwood cuttings in spring.
Suitable for rock and alpine gardens, raised bed and containers. Looks very attractive hanging over low walls or steps.
From Argentina and Chile.