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Brachyglottis greyi

This plant has grey leaves and is an evergreen low growing shrub for hot and sunny sites. Size: 3′ x 4′. Foliage is grey on the top of the rounded leaves with a distinct white undersides. Blooms in summer with clusters of yellow daisies are showy and provide excellent contrast. Best in poor to average well drained soils – accepts clay soils with little summer water. Very drought tolerant. grown well on hillsides, shrub borders. Little to light summer water. Good deer resistance.
Cold hardy to about 10ºF or a little lower if soil is strictly un-amended and summer water is sparse- neglect leads to a hardier plant in the long run. Excellent performance at the Oregon Coast.

This planting is in the Our woods garden .

Already in my garden (I didn't plant it)

Latest Milestone Transplanted

Quantity: 2

Plant Senecio Brachyglottis dunedin group 3
Variety Sunshine 3


Care Instructions

Sunshine normally grows to a max height of 4.95 feet (that's 1.52 metres metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

More information about Brachyglottis greyi is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Brachyglottis greyi Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

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