Dwarf Curry - Helichrysum italicum 'Nana'

The dwarf curry plant is very much like the tall variety but the leaves, flowers and size are much smaller. It is not commonly used for cooking as the flavor is bitter. Great as a container plant or as a small topiary. Very drought tolerant.

Water Needs: 
Low
Foliage Color: 
Silver
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Dry Areas
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
12-24"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Colors: 
Yellow
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Dwarf Plant
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 5
Average: 2.3 (3 votes)

Prefers a moist well drained soil. Drought tolerant once established. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer before new growth begins. Cut back in fall.

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