Lamium maculatum
Lamium maculatum
Lamium maculatum
Lamium maculatum
Lamium maculatum
Lamium maculatum
Lamium maculatum
Lamium maculatum

Lamium maculatum

Spotted Deadnettle

Lamiaceae

Height

30 cm

Flower colour

magenta

Flowering time

late June until fall

Foliage colour

silver variegated

Sunlight

partial shade

Soil

well drained, moist

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

Europe and Asia

Lamium is a genus of around  50 species in the Lamiaceae family, native to Europe, Asia and Africa. Many are ground covering and shade tolerant, and make good ground covers in shady spots in the garden.

Propagation:


Division in spring.


Layering - a part of a stem is covered in soil and after roots have developed it is cut away from the plant.


Seed - sown in september - november.

Seed just covered and stored outside until germination.

Shade tolerant. Silver variegated foliage.

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