Helichrysum italicum

Curry (Tender Perennial)

USDA Hardiness Zone 7-10

Called the curry plant because of the strong smell of its silver/white leaves, which can be used in salads and cooked food. Stems are woody at the base. The clusters of yellow flowers are produced in summer and can be used for teas or dried.

Height

24 Inches

Spread

24 Inches

Color

Yellow/Gold/Bronze

Bloom Time

July-August

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

It grows on dry, rocky or sandy ground.

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Containers
Fragrant
Culinary
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Gray
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Fall
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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