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Coast Daisy Bush

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Scientific name
Olearia axillaris
Common name
Coast Daisy Bush
Plants that Clothe the Bluff
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Plant Form
Shrubs
Where to find
Across the entire Bluff
Foliage
Narrow woolly blue/grey leaves with edges rolled under
Flower
Small, stalkless yellow flower heads along the upper branches
Size
H 1 – 2 m x W 1 – 2 m
Flowering
J F M A M J J A S O N D
Description
Coast Daisy Bush is a  striking coastal plant with silver-coloured, aromatic leaves  crowded with tiny yellow flowers during autumn.

Coast Daisy Bush is a large, soft, bushy, grey shrub that is common across the Bluff. It a useful plant for dune stabilisation and is easily identified by its height among the other pioneering plants.

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