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Catalogue > Perennials & Biennials > Lamb's Ear (Stachy lantana) > Lamb's Ear (Hedge Nettle, Lamb's Tails, Lamb's Tongue, Woolly Betony, Woolly Woundwort) 6635

Lamb's Ear (Hedge Nettle, Lamb's Tails, Lamb's Tongue, Woolly Betony, Woolly Woundwort) 6635

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Ornamental, silvery, wooly foliage with unusual shaped leaves of 7.5-10 cm (3-4") in length provide a nice accent in the garden. Very tiny, mauve & white flowers appear early summer. A good pollinator forage plant. This plant is at its best when it can be sown between rockery stones or along a garden path to enjoy the interesting mat of felt textured leaves. Plants spread 30 to 45 cm (12-18") across. The genus name Stachys is Greek, meaning spike or ear of grain because of inflorescence shape. Some gardeners have commented that Lamb's Ear is so adaptable, it likely could grow on the moon! Persists best in well drained soils. Hardy to Zone 4.

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1100 seeds/gram. Start inside in a soil-less mix in mid March. Germinate at 20 C (70 F) for 10 to 20 days. Then grow on under lights at a slightly cooler temperature before hardening off and transplanting to a sunny site in the garden. Performs in hot dry conditions in full sun to partial shade. It is also very easy to direct sow this perennial in May and again in mid-August to the beginning of September.
Early Summer
Perennial
Start Indoors or Sow Direct in Spring or Late Summer
10 to 20
Full Sun to Partial Sun
Creeping
Medium (30 to 45 cm)(12 to 18")
Winter Hardy
Easy
Open Pollinated
Lamiaceae
Stachys lantana (Stachys olympica, Stachys taurica, Stachys byzantina )
Ground cover
Colour and foliage contrast
Pollinator plant
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