Definition of mountain everlasting in English:
Another term for cat's foot.
- Over 160 different vascular plants have been recorded at Winskill Stones including noteworthy species such as spring sandwort, horseshoe vetch, meadow saxifrage, mossy saxifrage, mountain everlasting and moonwort.
- The caterpillars feed from August in the flower stems and shoots of mountain everlasting and hibernate there.
- It encourages the growth of amazing wild flowers; including mountain everlasting, mountain aven, grass of Parnassus and a wide variety of rare orchids.