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We have combined these two powerful search tools into a single Find a Plant service searching over 250,000 plant records.
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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
Brachyglottis can be evergreen shrubs, climbers or herbaceous perennials, with simple leaves often white or buff-felted beneath, and clusters of daisy-like flower-heads in summer and autumn
B. monroi is a small rounded evergreen shrub with dark green, oblong, wavy-edged leaves to 5cm in length, white-felted beneath. Bright yellow flowers 2cm in width are borne in large, branched clusters
NZ, S. Island
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing
Exposure Sheltered or Exposed
SoilLoam, Chalk, Sand
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grows in well-drained soils, in sun
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Drought Resistant Flower borders and beds Low Maintenance Wall-side Borders
City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal
Pruning Pruning group 8
Pests Generally pest free
Generally disease free
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