Lamium maculatum 'Silfra'
late June until fall
well drained, moist
acid - neutral - alkaline
garden variety, the species is native to 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.
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.
Self-seeded cross. Silvery foliage and magenta flowers.