Edible usesThere are no edible uses listed for Olearia virgata.
Medicinal uses(Warning!)There are no medicinal uses listed for Olearia virgata.
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Plants are fairly hardy in Britain, tolerating temperatures down to about -15°c. This species is closely related to O. odorata. A polymorphic species. Plants flower best in years that follow long hot summers.Very tolerant of severe pruning, this plant can be pruned right back into old wood in order to promote fresh growth. Any pruning is best done in the spring.
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Associations & Interactions
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Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Olearia virgata.
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