Actinotus helianthi ‘Starbright’ – Flannel Flower

A selected form of the beautiful flannel flower, it is a short-lived perennial  with soft divided grey-green foliage and a compact habit. The white flowers which have a soft textured flannel feel are borne from late spring to mid summer. Needs a well drained open textured soil, and does well in containers where it can get good drainage. For sunny spots to dappled light shade.

Family : Apiaceae
Cultivar Name: Starbright
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Flowering Time : Spring, Summer
Soil Type : Sandy, Sandy loam, Potting mix
Climate Zone : Warm temperate
Growth Habit : Evergreen
Soil Moisture : Well-drained
Special Uses : Cut flower
Scientific Name: Actinotus helianthi
Common Name : Flannel Flower
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Flower Color : White, Cream
pH Level : Acid
Plant Environment : Courtyard, Container growing, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Wildflower meadow
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan : Perennial, Short lived
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Attracts Wildlife : Butterflies, Other insects