Actinotus helianthi
FLANNEL FLOWER
Apiaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 8-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, first line salt wind, light frost
1m
Plant habit
 
0.5m

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Origins: Australia, Sydney region region, NSW, QLD

Other Botanical Names: Eriocalia major

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Actinotus helianthi
FLANNEL FLOWER
Apiaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 8-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, first line salt wind, light frost
1m
Plant habit
 
0.5m

FEATURES

Flowers: white & grey

Flowering Time: early spring to early summer

Leaves: woolly; silver-grey


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, dry style, coastal, cottage & bush designs

Uses: pot, mass planting, border

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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