Details of...
Scientific Name: Antennaria dioica
Pronunciation: an-ten-AR-ee-uh dy-oh-EE-kuh
Common Name: pussy toes
Family Name: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Key ID Features: Foliage is white and fuzzy.
Course(s): HORT 1193/1293, CLT Training


Habit: Spreading
Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Texture: Medium
Mature Size:
Height:< 0.1m
Spread:0.3 - 0.6m
Growth Rate:Slow
Origin: Europe, North America
Hardiness Rating: Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil/ Growing Medium: Acidic, Alkaline
Landscape Uses: Perennial border, Rock garden
Additional Info: Google Images
pussy toes
 
 
Leaf Morphology:
Form:
Arrangement: Alternate
Texture/ Venation:
Surfaces: Pubescent
Colour in Summer:
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Spatulate
Margins:
Additional Info: leaves with dense white hairs on lower surface to 4 cm long

 
 
Inflorescence Type: Corymb-like, Head (capitulum)
Flower Morphology:
Colour (petals): White, Pink
Flower Time at Peak: Apr, May, Jun

 
Fruit Type: Cypsela (achene + calyx)
Fruit Colour:
Fruiting Time:

 
Bark or Stem Colour:
  
Organ Modifications: Runners (or stolons)

 
Location(s):
(GNH) GreeNHouse
Location Map

Report an Error

logo