Botanical Name: Anaphalis margaritacea
Anishanaabe Name: waabigwan
Height: about 50 cm
Season of bloom: August
Growing Conditions: sun or part sun. Lean soil, not too dry. Spreads by rhizomes.
Wildlife benefits: Host plant for caterpillars of American Painted Lady butterflies
From Ottawa Valley or eastern Ontario sources: Yes
Remarks: Silvery leaves.
Similar species: See also Plantain-leaved Pussytoes.
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