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Helichrysum angustifolium (Curry Plant)

Type Herbaceous flower, Herb, Culinary, Evergreen, Flowering
Form Rounded Multi-Stemmed Bush
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours Yellow Flowers (Summer late), Silver Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required - Tough Plant
Hardiness Half hardy, Drought Tolerant
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Helichrysum angustifolium - Cultivation Notes

Helichrysums, like most silver leaved herbaceous plants, prefer to be situated in dry sunny locations. They flourish on dry impoverished soils in full sun and are highly drought tolerant. Trim to shape as required.

Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Helichrysum angustifolium:

  • Sun loving drought tolerant plant
  • All round tough plant suitable for problem areas
  • Evergreen foliage for all year round colour and screening
  • Suitable for container growing
  • Attractive form or foliage for all year interest
  • Tolerates full sun and sandy, drought-prone soils

Design & Plant Use for Helichrysum angustifolium:

  • Ideal for planting within the herb garden
  • Herbaceous plant with culinary usage
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