Plant Number: 1.043.020   

Antennaria carpatica


A tough plant especially suited to hot sunny locations and poor, dry soil. Forms a flat creeping mat of tiny silver leaves. Short stems of fuzzy creamy white flowers appear in late spring. Perfect for growing between paving stones. Easily divided in spring. Cut or mow off flower stems after blooming. Excellent drainage is a must. Drought tolerant once established.

Zone 2 to Zone 9

Conditions     Appearance    
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun

Soil Type

Soil pH

Soil Moisture

Care Level

Foot Traffic

Rate of Spread
Flower Colour

Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer

Foliage Color
  Grey Green

Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Ground Cover

Flower Head Size

   2-5 cm
   1-2 inches

   20-30 cm
   8-12 inches