A very silvery everlasting

A  very silvery everlasting

Observation - A very silvery everlasting - Southern Africa. Description: CREW Lake Lyndhurst 2015/02/25 This suppliments the observation by Alison Young possibly of the same plant who suggested this ID. Low prostrate herb over a rock. Bracts very rea

CREW Lake Lyndhurst 2015/02/25

This suppliments the observation by Alison Young possibly of the same plant who suggested this ID. Low prostrate herb over a rock. Bracts very realistic as "ray florets" and had me fooled.

Meets distinguishing charateristics of Lucid Keys

  • Mat-forming
  • Linear woolly leaves
  • Large solitary heads
  • White bracts

See also Pooley:MF 108

ASTERACEAE, CREW, Dicotyledons, Helichrysum, Helichrysum argentissimum, Indigenous, Least Concern