Silvery Bindweed, Silverbush
A small spreading evergreen shrub that can get to 60cm high. It produces narrow silvery leaves and in late spring and early summer it produces pink tinged buds that open to reveal white funnel shaped flowers. It prefers well-drained soil with low fertility, in a sheltered spot in full sun.
Generally not harvested.
Take semi hardwood cuttings in late summer.
Attracts useful insects
Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
This sun loving bushy shrub suits being included in Mediterranean, urban courtyard and gravel style gardens. It can also tolerate growing in large containers.
Generally pest and disease free