ALCHEMILLA

Commonly known as Lady's mantle

Genus of about 250 species of perennials widely distributed from meadows and light woodland in northern temperate and arctic zones and mountain regions in tropical Africa, India, Sri Lanka and Indonesia (Java).

The frothy flowers are ideal for providing cool, pastel colouring in cut flower arrangements.

Because of the remarkable water-beading properties of the leaves of A. mollis, water droplets appearing like quicksilver were considered to be water in its purest form.

Further Reading....
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Grown for foliage and frothy sprays of flowers.

Buy Varieties of ALCHEMILLA

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ALCHEMILLA erythropoda

ALCHEMILLA erythropoda

Lady's mantle

a species from the Caucasus, with hairy deeply cut grey-green leaves and pale green flowers

 
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ALCHEMILLA mollis

ALCHEMILLA mollis

Lady's mantle

lime-green flowers

 
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ALCHEMILLA pectinatus

ALCHEMILLA pectinatus

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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