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Anaphalis triplineruis (Pearls Everlasting)

Type Herbaceous flower, Deciduous, Ground cover, Flowering
Form Ground-Hugging Rounded Clump
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours White Flowers (Summer late), Silver Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required - Tough Plant
Hardiness Frost hardy, Drought Tolerant, Seaside Friendly
Growth Medium Growing Plant
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Anaphalis triplineruis Description

An attractive silver leaved sub-shrub. Produces ground hugging clumps of foliage with yellow white flowers being produced in late summer. Ideal for the mixed border or as ground cover 80cm tall x 60cm wide

Anaphalis triplineruis - Cultivation Notes

This is an rare example of a silver leaved plant that will tolerate both shade and moist soils, as long as soil is fertile and location is not exposed or very cold. Do not plant in hot or dry parts of the garden. Trim to shape in March.

Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Anaphalis triplineruis:

  • Sun loving drought tolerant plant
  • All round tough plant suitable for problem areas
  • Suitable for container growing
  • Suitable for exposed coastal planting
  • Tolerates full sun and sandy, drought-prone soils
  • Tolerates heavy clay soils

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