Flower Detail

Leontopodium alpinum

The Sound of Music comes to mind whenever I see this flower. The more I look at it the more I like it. It's not very showy, but its pale white/greenish bracts have grown on me.



Leontopodium alpinum

Type: perennial   Zone: 1,2,3,4,5,6 - 9

Elevation (if known):

Color: white   Height: 10 - 12 in

Ease of growth: fairly easy

Bloom Time : Summer

Sun: yes   Part Shade: no   Shade: no

Water Needs: regular

Native to:    CO/NM native? no

Deer Resistant: no   Rabbit Resistant : no

Soil : Well Drained