50/50 Specials

Lamium Orchid Frost

Spotted Dead Nettle

Type: Perennials,Groundcovers
Height: Short 8" (Plant 16" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Summer
Sun-Shade: Mostly Sunny to Full Shade
Zones: 3-8   [?]
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay
Flower / Accent: Lavender / Lavender
Patent: #11,122
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Radiant silver leaves with narrow green margins and very complementary hooded, soft orchid flowers. An unusual, very pretty effect. An eye-catching groundcover even when not in bloom. Stunning planted among Hosta and Ferns.

Our plant spacing recommendations are based on how quickly these plants will spread in their first season of growth.

Features to Note:

  • Groundcovers
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • For a Shady Spot
  • Dry Shade Tolerant

Lamium General Information:

Lamium are a perfect groundcover to brighten a partly sunny, semi-shady spot. A great performer. Attractive foliage. Avoid dry soil with full sun. Best selections for the coldest areas. Easily grown in most well-draining garden soils. Once established they can tolerate somewhat drier conditions..

Lamium Plant Care:

Vigorous grower but non invasive. Shear back to 4 to 6 if it gets leggy or cut back to new leaves at base of plant in midsummer. Can be divided as needed in spring or fall. Will self seed but seedlings may not grow true to parent.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: LAOF