Anaphalis margaritacea

Pearly-everlasting, in ‘feather’ Anaphalis margaritacea, commonly known as “Pearly-everlasting,” is a captivating perennial herbaceous plant renowned for its delicate beauty and ethereal appearance. Its botanical name, “Anaphalis,” originates from the Greek words “ana,” meaning “again,” and “phalios,” meaning “to shine,” alluding to the striking and enduring luminosity of its flowers. The specific epithet, “margaritacea,” is […]

Reviving Ecosystems: Using Anaphalis Margaritacea Seeds for PNW Restoration

The Pacific Northwest region of the United States is a treasure trove of biodiversity, with its lush forests, meandering rivers, and diverse ecosystems. However, decades of urbanization, agriculture, and invasive species have taken a toll on the native flora and fauna, leading to habitat degradation and loss. To combat this ecological crisis and restore the […]