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Asteriscus (Yellow Sea Daisy) & Nauplius (Silky Hairy Goldstar)

Yellow Sea Daisies and Silky Hairy Goldstars belong to small genera endemic to the Canary islands, the Mediterranean and North Africa. Most species are semi-woody perennials to woody shrubs perennial shrubs with silky haired leaves in Nauplius arranged in dense terminal rosettes and have showy, quite large, intense yellow flowers. They are easily grown pot plants for any rich, well drained soil in a sunny spot throughout the year. In winter keep plants slightly drier at a minimum of some 10°C.
Sow flat on any rich, well drained substrate at some 20°C. Do not cover seeds and keep soil always slightly moist from beneath.
20 seeds per package.

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Asteriscus imbricatus (Moroccan Yellow Sea Daisy) Exclusive

Asteriscus imbricatus (Moroccan Yellow Sea Daisy) Exclusive

50 (80)cm, Moroccan Yellow Sea Daisy is a small woody evergreen shrub with numerous terminal rich yellow flowers. It is native of rocky, sunny sites in western Morocco. The entire plant has a strong aromatic smell and a more recent study suggests that an extract from Asteriscus imbricatus will impede the development of grey mould (Botrytis cinerea) on economical important crop plants. An excellent container plant for any rich, very well drained soil in a sunny spot throughout the year. In winter water carefully and keep plants at a minimum of some 10°C in full sun.
20 seeds per package.

price (plus Shipping Costs)
seed package7361 € 4,99
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Asteriscus maritimus (Yellow Sea Daisy)

Asteriscus maritimus (Yellow Sea Daisy)

10 (20)cm, Yellow Sea Daisy is a dwarf semi-woody evergreen perennial with dense carpets of rich yellow flowers. Native of rocky to sandy sites in the western Mediterranean. An excellent container plant for any rich, very well drained soil in a sunny spot throughout the year. In winter keep drier at a minimum of some 15°C in full sun. VI-VIII.
20 seeds per package.

price (plus Shipping Costs)
seed package7360 € 2,99
seed package
seed package (ex Sicily, Italy)8124 € 3,99
seed package (ex Sicily, Italy)
(ex Sicily, Italy)
Nauplius intermedius

Nauplius intermedius

100cm, a woody evergreen shrub with ornamental silvery, aromatic foliage and terminal bright yellow flowers similar to Nauplius sericeus. Native of rocky, sunny sites on Lanzarote. Excellent container plant for any rich, very well drained soil in a sunny spot throughout the year. In winter keep drier at a minimum of some 10°C in full sun. VI-VIII.
20 seeds per package.

price (plus Shipping Costs)
seed package 5108 € 4,99
Nauplius sericeus (Silky Hairy Goldstar)

Nauplius sericeus (Silky Hairy Goldstar)

50 (120)cm, Silky Hairy Goldstar has ornamental, dense terminal silky hairy leaf rosettes and showy, intense yellow flowers. A very floriferous, showy, woody perennial species from Fuerteventura and Lanzarote where it occurs in open, sunny spots in upper regions. An easily grown pot plant for any rich, well drained soil in a sunny spot throughout the year and a winter minimum of some 10°C with reduced watering. VIII-IV.
20 seeds per package.

price (plus Shipping Costs)
seed package4478 € 4,99
seed package
Nauplius stenophyllus

Nauplius stenophyllus

20 (40)cm, a dwarf woody evergreen shrub with narrow, silvery green, aromatic foliage and terminal bright yellow flowers. Native of rocky, sunny sites throughout Gran Canaria. Good pot plant for any rich, very well drained soil in a sunny spot throughout the year. In winter keep drier at a minimum of some 10°C in full sun. VI-VIII.
20 seeds per package.

price (plus Shipping Costs)
seed package 5109 € 4,99