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Senecio mandraliscae

Senecio mandraliscae

Synonym(s) Kleinia mandraliscae
Common name blue chalk sticks
Family asteracaee
Life cycle tender perennial (Z9-11)
Size 12"
Light sun
Cultural notes heat and drought tolerant

An unusual representative of the daisy family, this succulent from South Africa is grown for its striking blue foliage of upright curvy fingers. It can fill a three-foot area as a groundcover, and is often used in containers or along walkways. Judicious pruning can keep the plant looking its best. Our plantlet is still tiny – full of potential.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: left fence border

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