A small ground cover for a sunny border.
Also known as Lamb's tongue 'Silver Carpet', this little plant is simple, effective, easy to grow with entirely silver evergreen foliage and is very hardy.
In the garden, we plant Stachys byzantina 'Silver Carpet' together with Alchemilla mollis, perennial geraniums, Origanum vulgare 'Thumble's Variety' or little sedums.
Height: 20 cm. Cultivation: in the sun in ordinary soil.
Note on the photo: the following photo shows 'Silver Carpet with a portrait of our nursery cat :-)
- 12 cm pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 7-10
- Height: 10 to 30cm
- Plant spacing: 60 cm
- Flower colour: white
- Flowering period: autumn flowers
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