Eriophyllum lanatum

Perennial woolly grey foliage with multiple leafy stems reaching 1′-2′ tall. The leaves are narrowly lobed, 1/2″-4″ long. Its bright yellow terminal flowers are 1/2″-1″ wide and have yellow central disks. Host plant for Painted Lady Butterfly.

Oregon sunshine plants

Photo credit: Terry Spivey

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Plant Details

Upland Prairie and Savanna
Dry open habitat.
Mature Height:
10 – 24”
Shade Preference:
Full Sun, Partial Shade,
Soil Tolerance:
Dry soils
Special Uses:
Attracts insects, bees and butterflies; Ornamental