Lovely trailing tendrils of silvery grey will mound up into low border edging or groundcover; trail over a hanging basket or windowbox; contrast strikingly with dark leaved plants. Clip it to keep it in shape.
Helichrysum petiolare - licorice plant APPEARANCE: Mounding trailing plant with silver-grey foliage, faintly smelling of licorice, and tiny off-white flowers. Young leaves may not yet have the distinctive silver colouration. USES: Low hedges, borders, and groundcover. Contrast with dark or gold leaf plants. PLANTING: Full sun to light shade. Might come through a light frost. Needs free draining soil, tolerates dry conditions much better than wet ones. CARE: Mulch on planting and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Trim as required to maintain compact growth. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 50cm H x 1.5cm W.. YOUR PLANTS: These are tube-stock plants, with the benefit of being a young plant they will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide. You can see an example in the image gallery
We can't ship this product to Tasmania or Western Australia