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Joey
Joey
Photo: web
Grown at Hutchinson Farm since 2009. Available May 2016, in 4Ĺ" pots, mixed planters.

  • Description

    Winter Hardiness: Annual
    Light Requirements: Full sun - part sun

    Where to plant: flower beds, containers
    Height: 10 - 14"
    Width:
    8 - 12"

    Ptilotus Joey
    
Itís full name is a tongue twister, so we just call it Joey. This 2009 release is native to Australia, and offers exceptional beauty with the side benefit of heat and drought tolerance. Large, 3-4" bottle-brush flower spikes are glistening silver with a darker neon pink colour near the tips.

  • Garden Performance
    Excellent as an accent in mixed containers or as a compliment in annual flower beds, 'Joey' is a must have in any sunny garden location.  Heat tolerant, but avoid drying out.