aureonitens; Galangin; Flavonol; Antibacterial activity; 4-quinolone; Topoisomerase; Staphylococcus aureus
Finally, drape some more plants over the sides - a trailing ivy or helichrysum
will finish it off fantastically.
Skin-cell regenerating oils of Rosehipseed and Helichrysum
Silver foliage shrubs and perennials such as the sunloving lavandula angustifolia, brachyglottis Sunshine and helichrysum
italicum provide soft, silver mounds of foliage.
The curry plant is correctly called Helichrysum
Every wall is crammed with containers and hanging baskets spilling out colour from nemesia, mimulus, phlox, giant fuchsias, salvias and helichrysum
The best known is probably Helichrysum
petiolare, with long, trailing stems edged with small, rounded leaves, each densely covered with silver hairs.
Pick limonium and helichrysum
flowers and the seed heads of poppies, nigella, honesty and sea hollies to dry for indoor arrangements.
Plants such as Bidens ferulaefolia, the swan river daisy, Brachycome, the Lotus berthelotii with claw-shaped, dark red flowers and needle-like silver leaves, and plants with cool foliage as a foil, like Helichrysum
petiolare, are all available in garden centres.
Lavender Dwarf Munstead, Lavatera Pastel Mixed, Cornflower Double Mixed, Iceland Poppies Meadow Pastels Mixed, Everlasting Flowers Mixed, Gypsophila Covent Garden White, Helichrysum
Tall Double Mixed, Larkspur Giant Imperial Mixed, Poppy Paeony Flowered Mixed.
Petunias come in a wide choice of colour, both trailing and upright, and bright colours do well contrasted with the silver grey foliage of Helichrysum
The plants include (from top right) red ivy geranium; helichrysum
with yellow Bidens ferulifolia; lamb's ears and purple million bells with B.