Brief Description: Perennial plant, with upright sprouts, simple or ramified, 10-30 cm high. The base leaves are stalked, oblong to ellipsoid, with dense greyish or whitish trichone. The sprout leaves are stalkless , ellipsoid-oblong, greenish. Flowers in whorls, forming spikelets. Light-yellow corolla. It bears flowers from June until September. 
Bibliography: Εκδοτική Αθηνών 1983. Εκπαιδευτική Ελληνική Εγκυκλοπαίδεια, Τόμος 10, Φυτολογία. Αθήνα. Strid A. & Tan K. (eds) 1991. Mountain flora of Greece, 2. Edinburgh. 
Particular Features: Plant with pharmaceutical properties (spasmolytic, diuretic, antimicrobial etc). It is consumed as a tisane. 
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