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Elephant's Foot Elephantopus tomentosus

Description

Grows in average, well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade.

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#purple#partial shade#pink flowers#NC native#native garden
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#purple#partial shade#pink flowers#NC native#native garden
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Elephantopus
    Species:
    tomentosus
    Family:
    Asteraceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    U.S.A., NC
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Herbaceous Perennial
    Native Plant
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    NC Region:
    Coastal
    Piedmont
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Pink
    Purple/Lavender
    White
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    There are alternate leaves and basal leaves.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Woodland