Asteraceae
Antennaria flagellaris

Spreading Pussytoes

Open mat. Obvious, spreading, reddish stolons have leafy tips. Each tip will grow into new plant. Leaves narrow, oval, entire, gray-haired. Flower held singly on short stem, facing upward. Male and female flowers form a whitish fluff. Grows in dry rocky soils, open areas, vernal-wet in sagebrush-steppe.

  • Rarity: Uncommon
  • Flowering Time: Late Spring, Early Summer
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Height: 1/2 inches
  • Habitat: Shrub-Steppe, Vernal Wet
  • Found In: Wallowas
  • Native: Yes