Inula hookerei


Useful filler plant for good damp soil. Spreading clumps send up leafy stems topped with very attractive furry buds like little birds nests which open to yellow, fine-rayed daisies in late summer. Adored by butterflies. 76 cm.


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Product Description

Most Inulas are giants, at over 6ft (I.Helenium, I.Magnifica) This one however is an honorable exception at a sensible 2ft high. Bold heads of golden yellow flowers with hundreds of long petals top soft green foliage, the buds are soft and fluffy too. Inula hookerei spreads quite quickly especially in rich soils of which we have plenty here at Lewis Cottage! Inula hookerei is happy in sun or part shade. Height 60cm.Spread 80cm. 

Size 1L