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botanical name:
Helichrysum hypoleucum
Helichrysum hypoleucum © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 0.50m
width: 0.50m
growth rate:
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: yellow
stem/bark: grey
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -3°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Bushy, subshrubby habit, flat silvery grey-green leaves on felty grey stems. Yellow flowers in midsummer.

Well drained poor to moderate, neutral to alkaline soil in full sun. Needs a warm location or protection from hard frosts. Topgrowth may cut back by frosts, but usually re-grows from the base.

From semi-ripe cuttings taken in summer.

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