Antennaria howellii (Howell's Pussytoes) Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)
   
Antennaria howellii has green upper surfaces on its leaves, lacking the gray-green pubescence found on most other Antennaria spp.  It does, however, have gray-green pubescence on the underside of the leaves. Phyllaries are white or cream colored. All plants of Antennaria howellii are female and reproduce via seeds produced from unfertilized ovules.

Vegetation zone:  Foothills, Montane
Time of bloom:  May - August
Origin:  Native
Eastern Colorado Wildflowers