Choose a country to see content specific to your location

A picture of a Brachyglottis

Brachyglottis

Brachyglottis spp.

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

Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

10b

USDA zone

2°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Brachyglottis

Senecio greyi1
Brachyglottis bidwillii 11
Brachyglottis elaeagnifolia 11
A photo of Brachyglottis
A photo of Brachyglottis

Brachyglottis 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 Brachyglottis

Cuttings

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

Special features of Brachyglottis

Attractive leaves

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Brachyglottis

Grown for their bold foliage and overall effect.