Stachys byzantina 'Fuzzy Wuzzy'

Lamb's Ear


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Soft, silvery-gray foliage
  • Lavender flower spikes
  • Resembles common lamb's ear variety
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Rock Garden
Rock Garden
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Summer
Summer



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Grows best in full sun.  Can tolerate light shade.  Plant where soil is well drained to avoid root rot.  Drought tolerant once established.  To maintain health of plant, divide when plant becomes woody looking in the center.


Height: 10-15 in
Spacing: 12-18 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Lavender
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Dried Flower/ Foliage
  • Border or Bed
  • Rock Garden
  • Focal Point
  • Container

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Creeping/Ground Cover

Foliage Color:

  • Green
  • Gray
  • Silver

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Dry Soil



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