Ozothamnus turbinatus syn. Helichrysum paralium
Genus Species: Ozothamnus turbinatus syn. Helichrysum paralium
Common / Product Name: Coast Everlasting
Habit: MEDIUM SHRUB (MS)
Height x Width: 1m x 2m
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Moist / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: High
Drought Tolerance: Low
Origin: Australian Plant
Evergreen: Herbaceous plant
Flowering: starts: Late Spring / ends: Early Winter
Flower Colour: Cream
Irrigation: Prefers moist well drained soils.
Lower Temperatures: Grows best as understory planting where naturally protected by frost, will tolerate temperatures as low as -5°C.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C. Requires positions that are moist and semi shaded.
Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.