Helichrysum 'Amber Cluster'

Common name: Strawflower

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Plant Breeder’s Rights:

USPP# 20521, PBR

Description

A neat bush arising from a woody base, ‘Amber Cluster’s’ round, red buds open to a paler pink, then change to a fiery orange yellow, and finally fade to yellow flowers encased in a silver-grey furry bract. Comes to Must Have Perennials from UK plant breeder Chris Bowyer of Derby, England.

Uses & Attributes

Front border, Rock garden, Container, Drought tolerant, Dried flower

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Size

  • Height: 14"/35cm (UK 14"/35cm)
  • Spread: 8-16"/20-41cm (UK 16"/41cm)
  • Habit: Mounded

Appearance

  • Blooming time: Spring
  • Flower color: Pink, Orange, Yellow
  • Foliage color: Silver, Gray