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Leucochrysum albicans

Hoary Sunray

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

Smoke treatment may improve results.

Watering
 

Germination
 

Germination usually occurs within 1-3 weeks.
protect seedlings from winter rain. Smoke treatment may improve germination.

Pests and Disease
 
When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Autumn

Seed Collection Timeframe
 

Late December - Early Febuary

Storage and Ripening
 

6-18 month after-ripening period.

Grows from Cuttings
 

Yes