Lamium maculatum (Spotted Dead Nettle)
Lamium m. 'Purple Dragon'
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Lamium maculatum 'Purple Dragon'

Spotted Dead Nettle

Plant Type: Ground Covers

Patent: pp15890

Forms dense spikes of deep purple flowers, attractive crisp silver leaves with rich green edges adds color to any shady garden, a robust grower.

  • Deep purple flowers
  • Flower spikes bloom in spring
  • Silver leaves with rich green edges
Item # Pack Size  
4574678 48 2" Plug Please Login for Pricing

Height:

4-8 in

Spread:

12-16 in

Zone:

3-8

Lamium

Common Name: Spotted Dead Nettle

Highly variegated foliage use to brighten dark shady areas. Maintains good color all summer and not as invasive as ground covers. Short flower spikes bloom spring.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
Shade Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Dry
Average Soil

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant

Attributes

Ground Cover
Good Container Plant

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Spring / Early Summer