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Shrubby ragwort

Brachyglottis spp.

Brachyglottis elaeagnifolia 11 by Rudolph89 (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Shrubby ragwort
A photo of Shrubby ragwort

Shrubby ragwort Overview

Brachyglottis is a genus containing around 35 evergreen climbers, shrubs or trees from the Asteraceae family. These plants are restricted in their distribution to New Zealand and Tasmania. Brachyglottis are grown for their daisy-like yellow flowers and pretty, leathery, silver-green foliage. Cultivated dwarf species would be well suited to a rock garden.

How to propagate Shrubby ragwort

Cuttings

You can propagate by semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.

Special features of Shrubby ragwort

Attractive leaves

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Shrubby ragwort

Grown for their bold foliage and overall effect.