Main Edelweiss Flower

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Edelweiss (Leontopodium alpinum) is famous for its lance-shaped, wooly foliage and white, star-shaped flowers. These little flowers are naturally found growing in the high altitudes of the Alps and are accustomed to, rocky soil, cold temperatures, and high winds. Edelweiss is a slow-growing plant and will begin flowering in its second year of growth.