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Bracteantha bracteata

Golden Everlasting, Everlasting Daisy, Strawflower
(previously known as Helichrysum bracteata now known as Xerochrysum bracteatum)

Species Description

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Species description

Cultivation and Uses

This link will give you information about climate parameters, tolerance of climate extremes and adverse soils, biological traits under cultivation, soil factors, uses and potentially undesirable attributes.

Cultivation and uses

Plant Growing Stages

Germination

2 Months

4 Months

6 Months


Seed

Seed Description


Seed Pre-Treatment

Sowing

Watering
 

Germination
 

Germination usually occurs within 1-3 weeks.
Germinate best in Spring, but slow growing.

Pests and Disease
 
When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Autumn-Spring

Seed Collection Timeframe
 

Late November - Early January

Storage and Ripening
 

1 - 3 month after ripening period.
May retain viability for 2 - 3 years.

Grows from Cuttings