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Common name

English: Shrubby Everlasting

German: Currykraut

Portuguese: Perpétuas-das-areias


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2167)

      Order: Asterales (224)

        Family: Asteraceae (223)(family description)

          Genus: Helichrysum (8)

            Epithet: stoechas DC. (2)

Synonyms: Gnaphalium citrinum Lam., Gnaphalium stoechas L.

citrinum => lemony

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


Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: xerophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Helichrysum stoechas at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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