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Cushion Bush

Scientific Name: Leucophyta brownii

Description: These densely tangled shrubs are very obvious on the Bluff with their distinctive rounded blue/grey shape. When flowering, this bush is covered in ball-shaped flowers tinged with yellow and green. Cushion Bush is an attractive low shrub which withstands dry conditions. Its grey foliage reflects light at night.

Plant form: Shrubs
Where to find:
Cliff and Grassy Foredune
Leaves are grey, hairy and scale-like
Pale yellow globular heads at the end of stems
November – April