The Stachys ‘Lamb’s Ear’, Stachys byzantina, is known for its soft, fuzzy, silvery green foliage. With spikes of purplish pink small flowers, it has a wonderful effect on any garden. ‘Lamb’s Ear’ has a plant height of 8” and a spread of 12-24” and blooms in mid-summer. (Lamb’s Ear is not known for its flowering, but however its foliage.)
It may not look extremely good in the summer time, but will recover in the fall. ‘Lamb’s Ear’ needs to be planted in full sun in a well-drained area. It is useful in the border or as a ground cover. It will add texture and color in rock gardens and looks wonderful with Veronica ‘Goodness Grows’, Tradescantia ‘Concord Grape’ or other purple blooming perennials.
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Stachys byzantina|
|Mature Height||8 inches|
|Mature Spread||12 - 24 inches|
|Soil Type||Normal, Sandy, Clay|
|Sun Exposure||Partial Sun|