Helichrysum leucopsideum

Common Name:

Satin Everlasting



Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):

All regions except Gippsland Highlands (ABCDEFGHJKMNPRSTVWYZ) also WA, SA, NSW, ACT, Tas
Map - Australasian Virtual Herbarium

Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):

Coast Banksia woodland 1

Flower Description:

Papery bracts are white, sometimes tinged pink. Florets brown 2


Erect perennial herb 15-50 cm high 2

Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):

This species has white papery bracts with a yellow centre 2


Links to more images:

Atlas of Living Australia MELU

Links to description of this species:

NSW Flora VicFlora

Conservation status:

Not threatened


1 Ellis, M. (unpublished). “A Field Guide to South Gippsland Flora”.
2 Walsh, N. G. and Entwisle, T. J. “Flora of Victoria”, volumes 2 (1994), 3 (1996) and 4 (1999). Inkata Press, Port Melbourne, Victoria