Larval Host Plant (butterflies):
A beautiful accent in meadows and plantings, Pearly Everlasting has bright white foliage, and white flowers with bright yellow centers. Long-lived (“everlasting”) as a cut flower, it also has a host of traditional herbal uses from the mundane to spiritual. Host plant for American Lady caterpillars. Deer resistant.
Height: 3′ Blooms: August
Siting: Dry to average, well-drained soil, sun
Deer Resistance: High