About Common Pearlyeverlasting
Anaphalis margaritacea is a perennial or biennial with yellowish-white flowers resembling tiny asters. It is found throughout North America and grows wild in moist meadows, by rivers and in sandy and waste places. Pearly everlasting grows best in a light, well-drained, moist soil with full sun. It tolerates frost and usually flowers in late summer with seeds ripening in the fall.
Also known as
Pearly everlasting and Western pearly everlasting
How to care for Common Pearlyeverlasting
Common Pearlyeverlasting needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Common Pearlyeverlasting love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Common Pearlyeverlasting does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Common Pearlyeverlasting after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.