Meaning of pearly everlasting in English:

pearly everlasting


(also pearl everlasting)
  • An ornamental North American plant with grey-green foliage and pearly white flower heads, used in dry flower arrangements.

    Anaphalis margaritacea, family Compositae

    ‘Some of the primary plants for butterfly larvae include: aspen, alfalfa, clover, nettle, pearly everlasting, milkweed, grasses, hackberry, parsley, vetch, and willow.’
    • ‘She held only a small bouquet of wild rose campion, daisies and pearly everlasting, each kind numbering seven.’