Rhodanthe anthemoides ‘Paper Star’ – Chamomile Sunray

A rewarding dwarf upright perennial herbaceous plant with attractive narrow grey-green foliage with masses of white-budded white everlasting daisies in spring. The pure white flower distinguishes this cultivar. A great border, rockery or potted plant. Likes a well drained soil and best in a sunny spot with morning or afternoon shade. Feed with a good native fertiliser and water in afterwards to avoid leaf or root burn.

Scientific Name:Rhodanthe anthemoides
Family:Asteraceae
Common Name:Chamomile Sunray
Plant Type:Small shrub, Clumping perennial
Height:0.3 ~ 0.4 metres
Width:0.4 ~ 0.5 metres
Flower Colour:White, Yellow
Flowering Time:Spring
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type:Loamy, Sandy loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment:Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden
Climate Zone:Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Dense foliage
Lifespan:Perennial
Soil Moisture:Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Groundcover, Feature plant, Border plant, Attractive foliage
Special Uses:Cut flower, Fast growing, Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Butterflies, Other insects

Neutrog Bush Tucker & medal

Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertilizer for this plant.