|Latin Name :||Helichrysum italicum|
|English Name :||Italian Helichrysum|
|French Name :||Hélichryse italienne|
|Origin :||Italy, France, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina|
History and Origin
Italian Helichrysum or Everlasting is a perrenial plant. Helichrysum comes from the greek words "helios", sun, and "chrysos", gold, because its flowers look like little gold suns. It is found almost everywhere around the Mediterranean area and in Corsica, by the sea and inland. It is used for its particular biochemical compounds.