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Gamochaeta purpurea

Purplish Cudweed

Description:

White flowers form spike shaped clusters. Bracts around flowers are brown or purple. Leaves of plant are widest near the tip, underside is soft. Found in dry, sandy, and open areas.

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Spoonleaf Purple Everlasting
Plant Family:Asteraceae
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Plant Duration:Annual
Bloom Time:Late May to early July; sporad
Fruit Timing:Late May to mid July, a few fruit to October
Global and State Rank:G5, S4
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Clay, Loam, Sandy
Soil Moisture:Dry
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Sun
Light Range:Sun
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Dry

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