Search

banner

Plant Finder

PLANT FINDER

Xerochrysum bracteatum Pink Star

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Xerochrysum bracteatum Pink Star Golden Everlasting, Strawflower, Paper Daisy, Everlasting Daisy,
Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers Clumping

Description:
Australian Paper Daisy, attractive pink flowers cover the bush during the warmer months. Grows approx. 50cm tall x 50cm wide. Low growing native, great for sunny positions for general garden use and containers.

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

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Groundcover, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Playgrounds, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Asteraceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Grey
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring, Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

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