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Lamium maculalum Anne Greenaway

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Lamium maculalum Anne Greenaway Spotted Dead Nettle,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers Prostrate, Spreading

Accent plant and groundcover features a mixture of green, silver and chartreuse leaves. Fantastic foliage display that work well in both sun and shade areas. Perfect component plant in mixed containers. Grows approx. 10-15cm tall x 30-60cm wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade, Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Foliage Feature / Colour, Groundcover, Mass Planting, Shady Garden, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers a partly shaded to full shaded position. Water deeply in dry periods. Fertilise in spring. Trim back in late winter. Stems root into the ground where they touch, but these can be easily moved. Information and Images courtesy of Ball Australia.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Lamiaceae Europe

Foliage Colour: Green, Silver, Yellow, Variegated
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Tender
Wind: Medium / Moderate