Are you looking for more drought-tolerant perennial flowers that are highly attractive for bees and butterflies? Pearly everlasting is your choice! These species have very showy pearly-white blooms with yellow centres. Also known as Anaphalis margaritacea, pearly everlasting is a hardy perennial that tolerates poor soil conditions and some drought. It can be used for fresh-cut and dry flower arrangements. Since pearly everlasting spreads quite easily, we recommend planting it near other competitive plants. Pearly everlasting prefers full sun but will do well in partial shade.