Genus of more than 500 species of annual and perennial herbs or shrubs with often scented leaves.
Latin name: Helichrysum italicum
They grow in full sun, in infertile, dry, neutral or alkaline soils.
Plant in open flower beds, flowerpots and rock gardens.
Propagate herbs by division or cuttings and shrubs by semi-woody cuttings in summer.
Evergreen, herbaceous perennial with a woody stem. Grayish, fragrant leaves and yellow flowers in summer and autumn.