Helichrysum microphyllum, also known as small-leafed everlasting daisy, is a hardy perennial plant commonly found in Australia. It is a great option for landscaping as it produces masses of small, daisy-like flowers in shades of white, pink, and yellow. The plant is drought-tolerant and prefers well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. It can grow up to 30 cm in height and 1 metre wide, making it ideal for ground cover or border planting. In addition to its attractive flowers, the plant also has aromatic foliage that can add a pleasant scent to any garden.
Height: Up to 30 cm.
Width: Up to 1 m.
Aspect: Prefers full sun to partial shade.
Flowers: Produces yellow button-like flowers in late winter to early summer
Uses: Helichrysum microphyllum is commonly grown as an ornamental plant in rock gardens, borders, and containers. The plant is drought-tolerant and attracts bees and butterflies to its flowers. It can also be used for medicinal purposes, as the leaves and stems contain compounds with anti-inflammatory properties.