Stachys 'Silver Carpet' Stachys 'Silver Carpet'

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Stachys 'Silver Carpet'

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  • Velvety Soft,
  • Great For Mass,
  • Good Spreader,
Common Name:Lamb's Ear
Plant Type:Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 What is my zone?
Height:6 - 8 Inches
Spread:1 - 2 Feet
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Critter Resistance:Deer, Rabbit

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(Lamb's Ear) Stachys 'Silver Carpet' is mostly non-flowering, and the lamb's ear-shaped leaves are soft and silver in color. Velvety soft, Lamb's Ear creates great visual interest as a border plant or as a groundcover. 'Silver Carpet' can also be planted in containers where children will love to feel the velvety soft leaves! This plant loves full sun and requires good drainage.
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Stachys byzantina 'Silver Carpet'

Common Name Lamb's Ear
USDA Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Plant Type Perennial
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Dry, Moderate
Critter Resistance Deer, Rabbit
Attributes Deciduous, Drought Tolerant
Design Use Border, Container, Ground Cover
Season of Interest (Foliage) Fall, Spring, Summer

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Customer Reviews

Furry Leaves Review by Patty O | Zone: 6b
Super easy to grow. Just make sure of good drainage and don't over water. Kids cannot resist feeling the furry leaves. (Posted on 1/12/2012)
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