Stachys byzantina 'Silver Carpet'

Lamb's Ear

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

Wonderfully textured, silvery gray foliage that actually looks and feels like a Lamb's ear. This variety of Lamb's Ear rarely flowers.

Height

6-10 Inches

Spread

12-18 Inches

Color

Blue/Purple

Bloom Time

rarely flowers

When to Divide

early spring or fall, divide every 3 years to retain vigor

Good Companions

Bluebells of Scotland (Campanula rotundifolia), Tickseed (Coreopsis grandiflora), Lavander (Lavandula intermedia), Oriental Lily (Lilium ), Blue Switch Grass (Panicum virgatum)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Ground Cover
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Gray
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist
Well-drained
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