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A picture of a Ear-Leaf Strawflower

Ear-Leaf Strawflower

Helichrysum pandurifolium

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Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

90cm

Max

50cm

30cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Ear-Leaf Strawflower Overview

This straggling grey-woolly shrublet is often grown as an ornamental plant. Ear-leaf strawflowers are low-maintenance, drought tolerant and make an attractive addition to the garden.

Common problems with Ear-Leaf Strawflower

Ear-leaf Strawflower is generally not bothered by pests or diseases.

    How to harvest Ear-Leaf Strawflower

    The flowers can be harvested and dried for dried flowers. When cut young and dried, the open flowers and stalks preserve their colour and shape for long periods.