Lamb's Ear (Betonica nivea subsp. nivea)

Botanical names:
Betonica nivea subsp. nivea Accepted
Stachys discolor Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Leaves: Other: Soft to the touch.
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Needs specific temperature: 70F
Days to germinate: 21-35
Depth to plant seed: Surface sow.
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Other info: Sow late winter, 8-10 weeks before last frost. Transplant in the Spring. Pinch back when transplanting. Space 16" apart. Self seeds & spreads by roots.

Courtesy Crownsville Nursery

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chelle On February 27, 2015 Seeds sown
Room temp - if no germination, move outdoors.
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