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Bystropogon plumosus

Classification

Order: Caryophyllales
   Family: Cactaceae
            Genus: Bystropogon
                        Specie: Bystropogon plumosus

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 4 ft (1.2 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Grayish leaves; sprays of tiny white flowers in summer; attractive fruit

Uses: Rock gardens Containers Dry gardens

Zones: 9-11

Description: A native of the Canary Islands, this species is a shrub up to 4 ft (1.2 m) high, branching from ground level with stems becoming quite woody at the base, and spreading to a broad, somewhat rounded shape. Leaves are small and grayish and in early summer it

Growth Habit: Multi-branched habit

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