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Stachys byzantina

Lamb's Ears

Dense silver, wooly white foliage. Lavender-pink flower spikes are highly attractive to bees and butterflies. Self sows.

Prefers full sun and average soils. Tolerant of heat, drought, and coastal conditions but must have well-drained soil. Deer resistant. Protect from winter wet.

Height:

6-8 Inches

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Spread:

20-24 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

4-8

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Bloom Color:

Lavender, Pink

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Flowering Months
May
June
Foliage Color
Gray-Green
Silver
Attributes
Coastal
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
Evergreen
Ground Cover
Interesting Foliage
Long Blooming
Interesting Notes

Can be grown under black walnut trees.

Stachys byzantina (Lamb's Ears)