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Chrysocephalum apiculatum

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Wantirna
B3
Size: 14cm
Available: 22
$/Unit (EX GST): $4.99 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $5.49 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Chrysocephalum apiculatum Common Everlasting, Yellow Buttons,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers Dense, Prostrate, Spreading

Description:
Fast growing, low spreading perennial with masses of small, yellow, button flowers on the end of tall stems from spring to late autumn. A brightly coloured native that easily achieves the cottage feel. Grows up to 50cm H x 1m W.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Foliage Feature / Colour, Groundcover, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Verge, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Caterpillars, Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Generally trouble free. New growth may be susceptible to aphids and caterpillars may attack flowers. Mulch to maintain moisture in summer. May scorch in hot sun, will recover if pruned back. Trim off dead flower heads to encourage further flowering.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed

Family Name: Origin:
Asteraceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Silver
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: High
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