• AGM plants

    AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:

    • Excellent for ordinary use in appropriate conditions
    • Available to buy
    • Of good constitution
    • Essentially stable in form & colour
    • Reasonably resistant to pests & diseases

Ozothamnus rosmarinifolius 'Silver Jubilee'

ozothamnus 'Silver Jubilee'

ozothamnus 'Silver Jubilee'

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  • Other common names ozothamnus 'Silver Jubilee'

  • Synonyms Ozothamnus 'Silver Jubilee'

  • Genus Ozothamnus can be evergreen shrubs or perennials, with small, slightly aromatic, linear leaves and tiny white flower-heads which may be solitary or in showy terminal corymbs

  • Family Asteraceae / Asteraceae

  • Details 'Silver Jubilee' is a small, upright evergreen shrub with narrow, silvery-grey leaves and compact clusters of crimson buds opening to small, scented white flower-heads


  • Foliage Evergreen

  • Habit Columnar/Upright

  • Fragrance Leaf



  • Full Sun

  • Aspect South-facing or West-facing

  • Exposure Sheltered


  • Chalk


  • Chalk


  • Chalk


  • Chalk


  • MoistureWell-drained

  • SoilChalk, Clay, Sand, Loam

  • pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral


  • Ultimate height

    0.5-1 metres

  • Ultimate spread

    0.5-1 metres

  • Time to ultimate height

    10-20 years

How to grow

Cultivation Grow in well-drained soil in a sheltered position in full sun

Propagation Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings

Suggested planting locations and garden types Drought Resistant Coastal Gravel Garden

How to care

Pruning Pruning group 8

Pests Generally pest free

Diseases Generally disease free

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