Anaphalis margaritacea


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Noun1.Anaphalis margaritacea - an American everlasting having foliage with soft wooly hairs and corymbose heads with pearly white bractsAnaphalis margaritacea - an American everlasting having foliage with soft wooly hairs and corymbose heads with pearly white bracts
everlasting, everlasting flower - any of various plants of various genera of the family Compositae having flowers that can be dried without loss of form or color
Anaphalis, genus Anaphalis - a genus of herbs of north temperate regions having hoary leaves: pearly everlasting
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Thirteen native plant species were identified as having the highest constancy and cover: Achillea millefolium; Allium spp.; Anaphalis margaritacea; Epilobium brachycarpum; Eriogonum spp.; Fragaria virginiana; Lupinus spp.; Poa pratensis; Poa secunda; Polygonum douglassi; Potentilla gracilis; Pseudoroegneria spicata; and Sedum stenopetalum.
Narrow-leaved hawkweed (Hieracium umbellatum), common dandelion (Taraxacum officinale), pearly everlasting (Anaphalis margaritacea), yarrow (Achillea millefolium), and oxeye daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare) were classified under the sunflower family.
In field experiments on Mount Saint Helens, Morris and Wood (1989) and Wood and del Moral (1987) found that Lupinus lepidus, the initial pioneer on the barren pyroclastic flows, reduced the survival of two invading species, Anaphalis margaritacea and fireweed (Epilobium angustifolium), in the first year.