|Dense mat-forming perennial with fuzzy, lance-shaped, grayish-yellow leaves held in rosettes. Erect, short stalks bear spikes of woolly pale pink flowers, 1/2 inch long. Excellent in a border with roses or perennials. Grown primarily for foliage effect. Leaves become soggy and water-logged in excessive rain. Needs well drained site, prefering area slightly dry. Easy for beginners.