Stachys byzantina

Lamb's Ear

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

Soft, silvery-gray, fuzzy foliage is wonderfully textured.
Really looks and feels like a lamb's ear!
Purple blooms decorate the plant in the summer months.

Height

12-15 Inches

Spread

12-18 Inches

Color

Blue/Purple

Bloom Time

June-July

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

This Lamb's Ear will spread quickly in the garden.

When to Divide

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

Good Companions

Cheddar Pinks (Dianthus gratianapolitanus), Lavander (Lavandula intermedia), Asiatic Lily (Lilium ), Four Angled Sundrops (Oenothera tetragona), Checkerbloom, Prairie Mallow (Sidalcea ), Beardtounge (Penstemon )

Characteristics & Attributes

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