Antennaria virginica
(Shale Barren Pussytoes)

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               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit

Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Shale Barren Pussytoes
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 5 - 8
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: April - June
    Status: Native

Antennaria virginica, or Shale Barren Pussytoes, is native to the upper Appalachians. It is a perennial that grows in dry, sandy, and rocky areas, and shale barrens. It blooms in mid to late spring.

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