Woolly beachheather
Hudsonia tomentosa

Family: Cistaceae
Genus: Hudsonia (hud-SOH-nee-uh) (Info)
Species: tomentosa (toh-men-TOH-suh) (Info)

Category:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

Sun Exposure:

Unknown - Tell us

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pale Yellow

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

This plant may be considered a protected species; check before digging or gathering seeds

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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On May 4, 2007, debi_z from Springfield, MA (Zone 6a) wrote:

I don't own this plant but while researching it i found some information to share.
Woolly hudsonia is a species of special concern in Connecticut.
Its twigs have a whitish haze to them because of tiny white hairs on the leaves.