Coast Daisy-bush

Scientific NameOlearia axillaris
Size and formA dense shrub that is 1-2m high and 1-2m wide and has grey foliage.
Flowers, leaves and fruitThe small, yellow flower inflorescence occurs in axils from December to May. The crowded, linear leaves are discolourous; dark green-grey above and white and hairy below.
Growing conditionsGrows along coastal dunes and cliffs. Suitable for sandy, well-drained soils and a full-sun position. Tolerant of salt spray.