Yellow flowers with white outer bracts on tall grey stems above the foliage. Gret woolly leaves.
Published in Compositae Newslett. 17: 5 in 1989.
Basionym Xeranthemum speciocissimum L.
introduced, according to the Kew catalogue, by Mr. F. Masson from the Cape of Good Hope, in the year 1787... (Bot. Repos. Xeranthemum speciocissimum)