Strawflower: Bracteantha bracteatum


Watering Instructions: Water thoroughly, grows well in moist well drained soil. Do not let plant sit in standing water.

Indoor Care Instructions: Place your Strawflower in a warm sunny place. Move it outdoors into the full sun if it’s not thriving.

Outdoor Care Instructions: Put your Strawflower in a warm sunny location with a minimum of 6 hours sunlight per day. Best to repot into a larger container or plant it in the ground.

USDA zones: Annual to zone 4

Mature Size: 12-15″

Fun Facts & Uses: Strawflowers make excellent cut flowers for fresh or dried arrangements. Strawflowers crunch like straw when squeezed.

Notes: Strawflowers produce flowers that are long lasting, drought & heat tolerant. They are deer resistant and can be planted as borders or in rock gardens. Strawflowers are superb for hanging baskets, containers and window boxes. Bloom season is spring, summer and fall.

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