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Bracteantha bracteata

Strawflower is part of the Bracteantha genus and its scientific name is Bracteantha bracteata. The bracteata part of this plant's botanical name means 'bearing bracts'.Strawflower grows as a perennial and is a flower. Being a perennial plant, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Try planting Strawflower if you'd like to attract bees to your garden.

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How to grow Strawflower

See our list of companion Plants for Strawflower to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Strawflower from seed

Transplanting Strawflower

Common Strawflower problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Strawflower plants:

Strawflower Etymology

The botanical epithet is from the Latin bracteata meaning “having small arms”, “delicate”, or “spreading branches”.1

Other names for Strawflower

Everlasting daisy, Golden everlasting, Bracteata, Straw flower

Bracteantha bracteata (Vent.) Anderb. & Heagi

Strawflower care instructions

How long does Strawflower take to grow?

These estimates for how long Strawflower takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world. Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!



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