Also known as
Straw flower, Everlasting flower
Straw daisy Overview
There are around 500 species of annuals, perennials and shrubs. When dried, the flower heads last a long time. Fully hardy to frost tender, min 5C. They need sun and well drained soil.
How to propagate Straw daisy
Heel or semi-ripe cuttings in summer the shrubs and sub-shrubs or semi-ripe cuttings in summer; perennials by division or seed in spring, annuals by seed in spring.
Other uses of Straw daisy
Grown for their flowers, once dried their heads last a long time. Suitable for coastal conditions.