Common Names: blue chalksticks
Origin: South Africa
Type: Succulent perennial
Size: 6 in. high, 1 ft. wide.
Flowers: White flowers, summer; stunning blue-gray leaves to 1.3 in. long.
Uses: Ground cover, gray background, border. Fire resistive.
Wildlife: (None found.)
Sun: Full sun to some shade in heat.
Pruning: Pinch back tips when plant is young to encourage a fuller, thicker plant. Otherwise, leave alone unless creeping into undesired areas.
Pests & Diseases: Aphids, red spider mite, whitefly, rust.
Notes: From daisy family (Asteraceae). Related to Dusty Miller. Hardy to 20° F.