Red Pussytoes
Antennaria rosea
syn. Antennaria microphylla
Asteraceae (Sunflower Family)

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Patch of Flowers
red pussytoes

Woolly Flower Stems and Leaves

Gray, Spoon-shaped Basal Leaves are Woolly on Both Sides
gray leaves

Photo Details - ©Nicky Davis

Tight, white, pink or red wool like flowers on long stems, basal leave spoon shaped and woolly on both sides.  Leaves along flower stems are narrow lance-shaped , mat forming, 2-12 inches tall, stems have 3-20 flowerheads in clusters.  Male and female flowers on separate plants.  Information from Al Schneider's Colorado  Wildflowers app.
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