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Atriplex Cineraria, Saltbush

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pot size: 14cm
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Atriplex cineraria, commonly known as silver saltbush or dusty miller, is a species of shrub native to the Mediterranean region. It is known for its distinctive silvery-gray foliage, which gives the plant a striking appearance. Atriplex cineraria is a drought-tolerant shrub that can grow up to 2mt tall and wide. It prefers full sun and well-drained soil, but can also tolerate poor soil and salty coastal conditions. In fact, it is commonly used for erosion control and to stabilize sandy or salty soils.
Atriplex cineraria is a low-maintenance plant that requires little care once established. It does not require regular fertilization and can be pruned to maintain its shape. It can be used in a variety of garden settings, including as a hedge or border plant, or in a xeriscape garden. It is also deer-resistant and can be used in areas where deer are a problem.
In addition to its ornamental value, Atriplex cineraria has a number of practical uses. The plant has been used for centuries for medicinal purposes, and its leaves have been used to treat a variety of ailments including coughs, bronchitis, and asthma. The plant is also edible, and its leaves can be used in salads or cooked as a vegetable.
Atriplex Cineraria, Saltbush is available from Online Plants, Australia's leading e-commerce plant nursery. Located in Melbourne we offer fast, accurate and careful plant delivery to all Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Canberra and Brisbane, metropolitan and regional areas.