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Curry Plant

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Helichrysum italicum

  • A delightful and fragrant herb plant.
  • Silvery/grey foliage.
  • Clusters of yellow flowers.
  • Hardy perennial.
  • Evergreen.

Supplied as a pot grown plant grown in a 7cm pot.

Available from APPROXIMATELY late April / early May 2021

1 or more £2.95GBP each. Group & quantity discounts
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A member of the daisy family (Asteraceae) and given its common name 'curry plant' because of the smell of its leaves.

It grows wild on dry, rocky or sandy ground and likes the warmth! It has a woody base with a grey foliage topped with yellow flowers.

Recognised to be an excellent attractant and nectar source for bees and other beneficial insects.

  • Reaches approximately 2 feet (60 cm) tall.
  • Clusters of yellow flowers in Summer.
  • Perennial.
  • Shrubby in habit.
  • Evergreen.
  • Likes a full sun position.
  • Free draining soil (does not like to sit wet in winter).
  • Likes alkaline or neutral soil types
  • Medicinal Uses
  • Anti-inflammatory properties.
  • Fungicide properties.
  • Astringent properties.
  • Can help sooth burns.
  • Can aid chapped skin.
  • Other Uses
  • Can be used as dried flowers.
  • Can be used in perfumes.
  • Can be used as a cat deterrent (although we don't have any experience of this!)
  • Pest deterrent (deer don't like it apparently!)
  • Good for pot pourri.
  • Makes a nice dried flower.

Disclaimer
As with all alternative medicines and plants with purported medicinal benefits it is important to inform your health care providers that you are using them; this helps to ensure safe and coordinated care. We can accept no liability for any side effect or contingency from any allergy or any other cause or harm that may arise. If in doubt please do consult a medical practitioner before using.

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How To...

How To Sow & Grow Herbs
Detailed advice on sowing and growing herbs outside and under protection. Includes information on watering and pest control.

General Information

Pollinator Friendly Plants
A detailed guide to the seeds and plants sold by Victoriana Nursery Gardens that will attract and provide a food source to bees and other beneficial pollinating insects.




Plant Passport Registration Number: GB-34265