Flowers

Leontopodium alpinum


Leontopodium alpinum:




COMPOSITAE
LEONTOPODIUM ALPINUM Cass.
Edelweiss
Plant 5-20 cm tall, white tomentosa. Rosetta root leaves, numerous heads with tubular flowers in densely white woolly corymbs, surrounded by 7 - 8 flowered leaves with a sunburst. This inflorescence has the appearance of a single flower. Flower. : VII - VIII. It grows on lean pastures and rocky limestone high mountain pastures.