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Other common names
everlasting flower 'Limelight'
Helichrysum petiolare 'Aureum'
Helichrysum can be annuals, herbaceous or evergreen perennials or shrubs, usually with grey-hairy foliage and papery everlasting flower-heads
'Limelight' is a trailing evergreen shrub to 45cm in height, with long stems bearing broadly ovate to rounded, lime-green, somewhat woolly leaves and lax sprays of insignificant, dull cream flower-heads
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 East-facing or West-facing
SoilLoam, Chalk, Sand
Time to ultimate height
Ideal foliage bedding for dry, sunny sites - often used as trailing plant in hanging baskets or troughs
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds
Patio & Container Plants
Pruning Trim as required
Pests Generally pest free
May be affected by powdery mildews
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