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Genus of about 500 species of annuals, herbaceous or evergreen perennials and evergreen shrubs and subshrubs widely distributed throughout Europe, Asia, Africa and particularly South Africa. They are found in dry, sunny sites.

Includes the Curry plant with its pungent foliage and everlasting flowers.

Further Reading....

  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - perennials, herbaceous and evergreen perennials.
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - various forms from daisy-like 'everlasting' when dried to cushion-form types.
  • Pests & Diseases - powdery mildew occasionally
  • Place of origin - Europe, Asia, Africa, Australasia, South Africa
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions - Neutral to alkaline soil -
  • Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil

Buy Varieties of HELICHRYSUM

HELICHRYSUM italicum subsp. serotinum

HELICHRYSUM italicum subsp. serotinum  >

Commonly known as: Curry plant.
strong aromatic leaves and yellow flowerheads from summer to autumn
individually £12.00 each, 3+ £10.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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