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Helichrysum apiculatum - (Labill.)D.Don.
                 
Common Name Common Everlasting Flower
Family Asteraceae or Compositae
USDA hardiness 8-11
Known Hazards None known
Habitats Better soils in grasslands and forests, on sandy soils and decomposed basalt in the montane zone[152, 154, 265].
Range Australia - all areas.
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Other Uses  
Weed Potential No
Medicinal Rating  
Care
Half Hardy Moist Soil Semi-shade Full sun

Summary

Helichrysum apiculatum Common Everlasting Flower


Helichrysum apiculatum Common Everlasting Flower
   
Physical Characteristics
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Helichrysum apiculatum is a SHRUB growing to 0.6 m (2ft).
It is hardy to zone (UK) 9 and is frost tender. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs)Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils. Suitable pH: acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. It prefers moist soil.

Synonyms

Habitats
Woodland Garden Sunny Edge; Dappled Shade;
Edible Uses
None known
Medicinal Uses


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Anthelmintic.

Anthelmintic[152, 154].
Other Uses
None known
Cultivation details
Plants tolerate temperatures down to about -7°c in Australian gardens, though this cannot be applied directly to British gardens due to our cooler summers that fail to fully ripen the wood and our longer, wetter winters[157, K]. A very ornamental plant[1], it is closely related to H. semipapposum[260].
Propagation
Seed - Division of suckers in spring. Pot up the divisions and grow them on in the greenhouse until they have formed a good rootball. Plant out in the summer.

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Conservation Status
IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants Status :
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