Pearly everlasting bush of about a dozen plants
Pearly Everlasting
Pearly Everlasting has masses of beautiful white button flowers with yellow eyes at the ends of the stems from early summer to early fall, which are most effective when planted in groupings. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its attractive tomentose narrow leaves emerge silver in spring, turning grayish green in colour throughout the season....
Botanical Name: Anaphalis margaritacea
Nom Français: Anaphale marguerite, Immortelle blanche

Features

Bloom colour: White
Blooms: Summer - Zone 5
Pollinators: Bees | Butterflies
Sun or Shade: Full Sun
Plant Type: Perennial
Height: Up to 3 feet (1 meter)
It grows well in hardiness zones:

Planting

Fields, dry borders
Water requirement:
Sandy Loam

Care

Pearly everlasting plants are drought tolerant. Watering causes the stolons to spread, so if you want just a small stand of the plant, withhold water and don’t fertilize. This plant will easily colonize without fertilization. In most cases, fertilizing will cause pearly everlasting problems such as unwanted spreading.
Easily grown. Prefers full sun and somewhat dry, sandy conditions.

Pruning

Spread: Up to 55 cm - 2 feet

Considerations

Native to Canada

Styling and Use

Aster, Grasses, Sedum, Verbana

Other

History

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