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ALCHEMILLA pectinatus

Commonly known as Lady's mantle

Vigorous spreading ground cover ideal for a hedge or bank with olive green leaves and clusters of tiny chartreuse flowers
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individually £10.50 each, 3+ £8.00 each

 

  • Deciduous
  • Green - yellow-green
  • Height - 15cm (6in)
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • Ground cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - vigorous, spreading perennial
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - slugs and snails on young foliage
  • Place of origin - Mexico to Bolivia
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - will tolerate dry conditions
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
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Alchemilla - Growing Guide

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