Rhodanthe (syn. Helipterum) anthemoides
Genus Species: Rhodanthe (syn. Helipterum) anthemoides
Common / Product Name: Annan Star
Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)
Height x Width: 0.2 – 0.4m x 0.20 – 0.60m
Pruning: Light Medium
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Evergreen: Herbaceous perennial
Flowering: starts: Summer
Flower Colour: White everlasting daisy like flower.
Irrigation: Short lived treat as a annual to use in annual garden beds. Requires watering in well drained soils.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -3°C to -7°C for short periods.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.