Moroccan pincushion flower

Pterocephalus depressus

Pterocephalus depressus Moroccan pincushion flower Plant Select
This high-altitude native of the Moroccan Atlas Mountains possesses many ornamental characteristics: low mat-like growth with textured evergreen greyish leaves, short-stemmed pincushion-like dusty-rose-colored flowers, and attractive silvery seed heads. It is truly a four season stunner. Excellent for rock gardens, raised beds and large containers. Xeriscape.

Tips from the pros: Little maintenance is required. Keep faster growing plants from growing over this treasure.
Plant Type Petites
Height 3"
Width 10-15"
Flowering Season Late spring - summer
Flower Color Pink
Sun Sun, Partial Sun
Water Needs Moderate to xeric
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 4-8
Soil Type Well-drained, sandy or amended clay
Deer Resistant Yes
Good for Pollination Yes
Winter Interest No
North American Native No
Year Introduced 2016