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Antennaria solitaria

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Description

Antennaria solitaria is a great option to be used as a ground cover on shady, dry slopes; however, you it is best not to mulch the plant. This plant spreads by runners.

 

Soil: Average soil

Cultivars:
Tags:
#white#partial shade#spring#perennial#white leaves#wildflowers#deep shade#shade tolerant#spring flowers#slope#dry#dappled sunlight#woolly#ground cover
Cultivars:
Tags:
#white#partial shade#spring#perennial#white leaves#wildflowers#deep shade#shade tolerant#spring flowers#slope#dry#dappled sunlight#woolly#ground cover
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Antennaria
    Species:
    solitaria
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Perennial
    Wildflower
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Dappled Sunlight (Shade through upper canopy all day)
    Deep shade (Less than 2 hours to no direct sunlight)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    White
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Description:
    This plant has a cluster of fuzzy, pussy toe-shaped flowers on long stalk.
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    White
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Length:
    1-3 inches
    Leaf Description:
    Leaves are 2- to 3-inch, spoon-shaped. New growth is white but changes to green with age.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Slope/Bank
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Heavy Shade