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Senecio serpens

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Senecio serpens

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Wantirna
C4
Size: 14cm
Available: 18
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.25 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $6.87 inc GST
B1
Size: 14cm
Available: 37
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.24 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $7.97 inc GST
A10
Size: 14cm
Available: 7
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.30 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.03 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Senecio serpens Blue Chalk Sticks, Blue Chalksticks, Succulent,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers, Succulents & Cacti Mat Forming, Prostrate

Description:
Dense, mat-forming succulent groundcover with silvery-blue, cylindrical foliage. Spectacular when planted en-masse and useful as a weed suppressant. Great in pots, in contemporary landscapes and pool settings.

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

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Groundcover, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Thrips

Cultural Notes: Easily propagated from cuttings. Remove spent flower heads and cut foliage to shape. Water well occasionally in dry periods. Stems will root where they touch the ground but is not invasive.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Asteraceae Africa

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Blue
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: TBA
Fruit: Insignificant

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