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Antennaria lanata (Hook.) Greene
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
Synonym(s): Antennaria carpatica var. lanata
USDA Symbol: ANLA3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
A woolly, clump-forming plant of mountain meadows.
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Size Notes: Up to about 8 inches tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
DistributionUSA: ID , MT , OR , WA , WY
Canada: AB , BC
Native Distribution: British Columbia and Alberta south to Oregon, Idaho, and Wyoming.
Native Habitat: Alpine and subalpine meadows.
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
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Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Antennaria lanata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Antennaria lanata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Antennaria lanata
MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff