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Botanical name: Ozothamnus rosmarinifolius
Other names: Sea rosemary, Helichrysum rosmarinifolium
Species: O. rosmarinifolius - O. rosmarinifolius is a compact, evergreeen, upright shrub with rosemary-like, dark green leaves which are woolly beneath. Red buds open to fragrant white flower heads in early summer.
Ozothamnus rosmarinifolius is: Evergreen
Flower: White in Summer
Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons
Fragrance: Flowers are fragrant.
Pests: Generally pest-free.
Diseases: Generally disease-free.
Pruning: Light pruning to maintain shape. Prune off spent flowers and any shoots in late spring or after flowering. Pruning group 8. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation: Sow in open frame when ripe (outdoors) Semi-ripe suttings can be taken in summer.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-ripe cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Ozothamnus rosmarinifolius (Sea rosemary) will reach a height of 3m and a spread of 1.5m after 3-5 years.
Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Coastal, Conservatory, Containers, Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Cultivation: Plant in moderately-fertile, moist but well drained soil. Will grow in very sandy soil. Prefers full sun. Should be planted in a pot so you can move it into a glass house for the winter in colder areas.
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|Soil types:||Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
|Hardiness:||Tender in frost (H3)|
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