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Antennaria marginata

Antennaria marginata Greene

Whitemargin Pussytoes

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Antennaria dioica var. marginata, Antennaria fendleri, Antennaria peramoena

USDA Symbol: ANMA5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
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 Information

Bloom Color: White , Red , Yellow
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: No ray florets present, only disc florets.


USA: AZ , CA , CO , NM , TX , UT

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Antennaria marginata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Antennaria marginata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Antennaria marginata


Record Modified: 2018-12-11
Research By: CBR

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