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Brachyglottis greyi a spreading, evergreen shrub up to 2m tall with hairy, grey-green leaves that turn glossy green with age and bright yellow, daisy-like flowerheads from summer to early autumn

Hardiness

All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets

H4 - Hardy through most of the UK (-10 to -5)

 

Sunlight

Full sun, Partial shade,

Aspect

East-facing, South-facing, West-facing

Exposure

Sheltered or Exposed

 

Moisture

Moist but well-drained

 

Soil

Chalk, Clay, Sand, Loam

 

pH

Acid, Alkaline or Neutral

 

Size

Ultimate height

1.5-2.5 metres

Ultimate spread

2.5-4 metres

Time to ultimate height

5-10 years

 

How to grow

Cultivation

Grow in well-drained soil in full sun; will tolerate some shade

 

Propagation

Propagate by semi-ripe cuttings

 

Suggested planting locations and garden types

Flower borders and beds Coastal Gravel Garden

 

How to care

Pruning

Pruning group 8

 

Pests

Generally pest-free

 

Diseases

Generally disease-free

 

 

Info. courtesy of the RHS

Brachyglottis greyi

£7.80Price
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    0131 445 4698

    Damhead Nursery
    Damhead Farm
    Lothianburn
    Midlothian
    EH10 7DZ

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