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Cat's ears

Antennaria spp.

Also known as

Pussy's toes, Everlasting, Lady's tobacco

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

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Cat's ears Overview

Genus of around 60 hardy evergreen or semi-evergreen herbaceous perennials from temperate locations in the Northern Hemisphere, frequently called catsfoot or pussytoes. Species tend to grow between 10-50cm, have wooly leaves and nearly stemless flowers which are borne in clusters. These tend to be bright pink or white coloured and button-shaped.

How to propagate Cat's ears

Division

By seed or division in spring.

Seed

Other uses of Cat's ears

Grown for the almost stemless flower heads. Makes good ground cover.