Helichrysum argyrophyllum

+600 species of Helichrysum occurring worldwide.
~244 found in southern Africa.

Helichrysum is derived from the Greek “helios” ~sun and “chrysos” ~gold, referring to the colour of many of the flowers of species in this genus.

Info from.. SA National Biodiversity Institute

Dunedin Botanic Garden ~rock garden. New Zealand. 07 May 2022.

Text and photos by Liz; Exploring Colour (2022)

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    1. Thank you.. I’m so pleased you like them Madeline! They seemed to be releasing a fragrance as well which surprised me.. perhaps this happens when the flowers are at their most potent. Have never noticed it before!


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