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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.

STACHYS lanata 'Silver Carpet'

Commonly known as Lambs' ear, Woolly betony

(Syn. Byzantina) - whitish-grey felted leaves
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individually £11.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each, 10+ £8.50 each

plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre - Early in the year, typically January til end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch
  • Height - 45cm (18in)
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - mat-forming perennial with rosettes of oblong-elliptic to lance-shaped wrinkled leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - syn. S. byzantina. Non flowering.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, powdery mildew
  • Place of origin - Caucasus to Iran
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Silver -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
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45cm (18in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  60cm (24in)
 

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