I love coming across wildflowers that I don’t see around my area very much. Such was the case when I was hiking with my Mom and I said happily “Pussy’s Toes!” And she says “WHAT?” My response was, “you know, as in kitty cat’s toes.”

Pussy’s-toes (Antennaria neglecta)

I love this little wildflower, because they do look just like kitty cat’s toes, and they’re soft, too.


6 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Liza Lee Miller
    May 23, 2008 @ 09:11:47

    There’s a wild flower in the Sierra Nevada Mountains called Pussy Paws. My mother named one of her cats that. 🙂


  2. Pam
    May 23, 2008 @ 09:17:58

    That’s so cute Liza! I had to go look it up. What a great name for a kitty cat!


  3. Cis
    May 23, 2008 @ 09:38:49

    We have pussy toes in our area growing wildly and in great abundance … various kinds too … mats of them in our own yard even.


  4. Lynne at Hasty Brook
    May 23, 2008 @ 09:49:33

    I love ’em too!


  5. jayne
    May 24, 2008 @ 09:07:34

    Sweet flower!


  6. mon@rch
    May 25, 2008 @ 20:30:46

    Pam, very cool flower!


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