Northeast Pollinator Plants
Antennaria plantaginifolia (Pussytoes) available as singles or tray of plugs
We ship only to the New England and New York states. If you live near Fairfax, VT, consider buying at our farm, River Berry Farm.
Shipping will be in the order received. Please check the Home Page for updated expected ship date. Free shipping for 15 or more plants.
Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep.
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Common Name: Pussytoes
Attracts: Insects beneficial as pest control
Use: Ground Cover
Light: Full Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry, Acid
Flower Time: April to June
Flower Color: White tinged with pink
Height: .5' - 1'
Notes: Antennaria plantaginifolia (Pussytoes) are adorable in flower and a great options as a ground cover in a full to part sun, dry pollinator garden. Noted as poisonous to deer, while others say prone to deer browse..so, really not sure!:
Host Plant of VT Bee Species of Greatest Conservation Need (SGCN):
Lasioglossum tenax (Tenacious Metallic-Sweat bee)
Native to northern New England and in most of US east of Mississippi River: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).
Regional Ecotype Seed Source: ME