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|
|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|
|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|
|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|
The information provided on the Gardening With Angus website is provided for general educational purposes about a variety of Australian plants. We recommend you seek further advice from qualified professionals regarding your own individual circumstances. Further disclaimer information>>
WHERE TO GET YOUR PLANT
Once you have found the plant that looks right for you, the next step is where to buy it.
Most nurseries stock a good range of plants, but due to space and supplies, they may not always have the plant that you are searching for in stock. If they don’t, they may be able to order it in for you if you request it.
Specialist nurseries are also able to give great advice, and if they don’t have the plant you have planned on, they can often suggest alternatives that will also work well for you.
Below is a list of our favourite specialist nurseries. Click on the links for their details-
MAIL ORDER NURSERIES –