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SUNNY BORDER PERENNIAL COLLECTION

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Stachys byzantina ‘Helene von Stein’   

Named for the Countess Von Zeppelin, German horticulturist, this woolly lamb’s ears has huge leaves, twice the size of its little cousin. Fine groundcover or front of the border subject. Strong clump habit. Does well in hot weather. 

 
    Common Name:Betony or Lamb’s Ears
    Hardiness Zones:3-8
    Exposure:  
    Native:No
    Deer Resistant:Yes
 
Growing Tips: Plant in moist but well drained soil.

About Stachys: A fairly large genus, many Stachys are known as Lamb’s Ear due to their soft, fuzzy leaves, however, some Stachys don’t share this characteristic. Depending upon eventual height, they can be situated in the border or as an edger (groundcover).