Swan Plant (Hairy Balls)

Swan Plant (Hairy Balls)
Gomphocarpus physocarpa

This deciduous perennial produces unusual translucent green fruitballs that can be floated in water like swans or added to flower arrangements. Creamy and greenish white 5cm flowers in summer. A native to South Africa, but a long time favourite for cottage gardeners, it tolerates sandy soils and hot weather, is drought resistant and famous for attracting butterflies. 10 seeds.

Price: $3.50
Heirloom
Drought Resistant