- Astelia Silver Shadow
- Very strong grower
- bright Silver architectural foliage
- Excellent in a patio container
Astelia Silver Shadow is the most brightly coloured silver variety so far which also has the strongest growing habit. A compact variety which has bright metallic silver foliage throughout the year. The Silver pendulous leaves provide an excellent architectural focus in any display, it is a drought tolerant plant that prefers full sun.
Astelia Silver Shadow does not like winter wet and needs protection from temperatures below -5C. May be used as a house plant in the winter on a bright window sill.
Variety: Silver Shadow
Height & Spread: 1 x 1.2m
Flower Colour: white
Soil Type: Acid to neutral moist but well drained
Aspect: full sun
Season of Interest: All year round
Plant Breeders Rights: EU 20102227 PVR applies Propagation for resale is illegal without a license from the breeder
Colours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline and may vary according to local conditions
Silver Shadow is a much more vigorous and stronger form than we have seen before, it makes the perfect patio container with year round interest