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Calocephalus citreus

Plant name: Lemon beauty heads

Plant type: flowers

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Origin: NSW, VIC, QLD, TAS, SA

Cultural notes: full sun or part shade, most soil conditions, likes dry conditions, fast growing, long lived, very hardy

Maintenance: may be pruned annually to maintain compact habit or to remove spent flower spikes

Tolerates: drought conditions

Flowering season: summer

Flower colour: bright yellow lemon shaped flower heads on the tip of trailing silver stems

Foliage colour: grey/silvery, fine leaves

Height: up to 0.3m

Plant spacing: 30cm apart

Recommended uses: ornamental, ideal for landscaping or revegetation and as a feature plant. Also excellent in rockeries and hanging baskets

Description: attractive silver grey foliage with bright yellow lemon shaped summer flowers