Pterocephalus depressus

Charming, low-growing rock garden plant of small-scale groundcover. Finely cut evergreen foliage creeps across the ground, sprouting pincushion-like mauve flowers in late spring. Attractive seedhead tufts follow.

Plant details

  • Common name: Carpeting Pincushion Flower
  • Zone: 5
  • Exposure: Sun
  • Height x Width: 2" and spreading
  • Native to: Morrocco