Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
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|Lore||The genus Leontopodium means Lion's Feet and refers to the appearance of the flowers. Edelweiss is the name of a song composed by Rodgers and Hammerstein for The Sound of Music.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Clump forming to 6-12 in. tall and wide, slowly spreading.|
|Bloom Time||Early summer|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Rock Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Rock Garden Plant|
Best in sandy, well drained, neutral to alkaline soils. Best in cool summer climates. Short-lived in hot humid climates. Follow a regular watering schedule, but protect from excessive winter moisture. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 9