Silver Dust


Senecio cineraria

Common name: Silver Dust

Scientific name: Senecio cineraria

Silver Dust is an interesting landscape addition for beds and borders. Silver Dust can be grown as indoor and table top plant as well. This tender shrub bears silvery gray velvety foliage.


EnvironmentIndoor and outdoor
Plant typeFoliage plant
Available colors
Growth habitUpright
Mature height6 – 8 inches
Mature width5 – 7 inches
Soil conditionWell drained, fibrous medium.
SunlightIndirect light, High light intensity causes burning of leaves & flowers.
Water requirementOnce per 2- 3 days based on the soil moisture condition.
Nutrition requirement Add flowering fertilizer once per 10 – 12 days.
MaintenanceNo need of specific maintenance practices.
Common issuesNo specific issues.
Pot size14cm