Skip to content
Week 38 – September 19, 2021

Plant Information

Licorice Helichrysum

  • Licorice Helichrysum - Bloom
  • Licorice Helichrysum - Container
  • Licorice Helichrysum - Garden
Growing Information:
Culture Guidelines
Marketing Information:
Bench Card
Download a Bench Card
Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Helichrysum petiolare

Common Name: Helichrysum, Licorice plant

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Spring, Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Drought Tolerant, Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Scented Foliage, Shade Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Height: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Width: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: This accent plant bears silvery leaves on trailing stems. A vigorous grower, it is tolerant of hot and dry conditions.

Grower Information:

Low-growing and semi-trailing, silvery green-leafed plant is useful as an accent in containers and baskets.

'Licorice'