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Illumination Dwarf Periwinkle

Helichrysum amorginum 'Ember Glow' PP #23,600

Pronunciation: hel-i-KRI-sum am-or-RIJ-in-um
SKU #46066

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Description Compact plants with woolly, silver-green leaves add an unusual texture to the garden. In summer, showy clusters of ball-shaped, deep pink buds are cradled in the soft foliage mounds. They open to starry white flowers with prominent yellow centers. Provides excellent contrast in mixed containers. From Rozanne and Friends™. Evergreen.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Allow soil to dry slightly before watering.
Blooms Summer
Mature Size Forms shrubby mound 8 to 10 in. tall, 8 to 16 in. wide.
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Dramatic Foliage Color, Compact Form
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Showy Flowers
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Landscape Use Border, Container, Ground Cover
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Silver-green
Companion Plants New Zealand Flax (Phormium); Yarrow (Achillea); Salvia (Salvia); Rock Rose (Cistus); Lavender (Lavandula)
Care Provide average, enriched, loose, well-drained soil; does not tolerate heavy, water-logged soils. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish the root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild dry spells. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

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