PlantsAntennaria→Red-Tinted Pussytoes (Antennaria dioica 'Rubra')

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Plant Height: 4-6 inches
Plant Spread: 10-12 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Fuzzy deep pink flowers.
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Provides winter interest
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Propagation: Other methods: Other: Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2014-05-23 7:34 pm. Buds are an intense red when they first show colour.
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Location: Washington 8bDate: 2021-05-16
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2014-05-23 7:34 pm. Blossoms turn a lighter pink as they age.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2013-07-05 1:47 pm. White fluffy seed heads in July. (Zone 5b)
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