Scientific Name : Lamium maculatum
Common Name : Spotted Deadnettle
Hardiness Zone : 3a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -40°F (-40°C)
Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring
Plant Habit : Spreading
Characteristics : Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Shade Tolerant, Deer Resistant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a week
Spacing : 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Height : 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)
Width : 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)
Exposure : Shade, Partial Sun
General Information : This groundcover features a mixture of green, silver and chartreuse leaves that turn mauve in Spring.
Idea & Tips : Part shade, most soils, regular watering.
Grower Information : Mixture of green, silver and chartreuse leaves turn mauve in Spring.
Lamium is grown primarily for its colorful foliage and is not dependent on daylength.
Propagation Information : Reduce mist as soon as possible to reduce stretch. Transplant on time.
: Plant Maturity:
Cold treatment is not required.
Plant Growth Regulators : Generally not needed. Growing Lamium under cool, bright conditions will help improve habit.