Plant Number: 1.043.020  
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Pussytoes
Antennaria carpatica

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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
  Normal
  Sandy

Soil pH
  Acid
  Alkaline
  Neutral

Soil Moisture

Care Level
  Easy

Foot Traffic
  Moderate

Rate of Spread
  Medium
Flower Colour
  White

Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer

Foliage Color
  Grey Green
  Silver

Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Between Flagstones
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Edging
  Evergreen
  Ground Cover
  Massed

Flower Head Size
  Small

Height
   2-5 cm
   1-2 inches

Spread
   20-30 cm
   8-12 inches



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