Helichrysum stoechas DC.

Common name

English: Shrubby Everlasting

German: Currykraut

Portuguese: Perp├ętuas-das-areias


Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Asterales (210)

        Family: Asteraceae (209) (family description)

          Genus: Helichrysum (8)

           Epithet: stoechas DC. (2)

Synonyms: Gnaphalium citrinum Lam., Gnaphalium stoechas L.

citrinum => lemony

stoechas => from the Iles d'Hy├Ęres, or ancient Stoechades, a group of islands off southern France


Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: xerophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

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