Scientific Name: Anaphalis margaritacea Form: Pyramidal - narrowly
Common Name:pearly everlasting Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:AsteraceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: North America Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Pubescent, Lanceolate, Entire
Flowers: Head (capitulum), (Floriferous), White, Yellow, Jul- Aug
Fruit: Cypsela (achene + calyx), Black
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Rocky or gravelly or dry
Landscape Uses: Attract butterflies, Dried flower or fruit, Green roof technology, Perennial border, Herb
Key ID Features:Leaves narrow, woolly, silver-gray; flower heads tiny, white, globular with yellow disk florets centre and arranged in flattish corymbs in late-summer bloom.