Antennaria rosea Greene
Asteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: ANRO2
Slender stalk above leafy mat.
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Leaf Shape: Oblanceolate , Spatulate
Leaf Apex: Mucronate
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Red , Pink , Brown
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
DistributionUSA: AK , AZ , CA , CO , ID , ME , MI , MN , MT , ND , NM , NV , OR , UT , WA , WY
Canada: AB , BC , MB , NL , NT , NU , ON , QC , SK , YT
Native Distribution: Alaska and British Columbia to Manitoba; Newfoundland; rare in rest of eastern Canada. In United States, south to California, New Mexico, North Dakota, and Minnesota; also in Maine. Extirpated from Michigan.
Native Habitat: Dry, open areas, meadows, open woods and forests, plains, alpine meadows.
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Find Seed or Plants
Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.
View propagation protocol from Native Plants 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 rosea in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Antennaria rosea in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Antennaria rosea
MetadataRecord Modified: 2021-02-04
Research By: TWC Staff