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Botanical name: Stachys byzantina 'Primrose Heron'
Other names: Lambs' ears 'Primrose Heron', Lambs' tongues 'Primrose Heron', Lambs' tails 'Primrose Heron', Lambs' lugs 'Primrose Heron', Stachys lanata 'Primrose Heron', Stachys olympica 'Primrose Heron', Stachys 'Primrose Heron', Woolly betony 'Primrose Heron'
Variety or cultivar: 'Primrose Heron' _ 'Primrose Heron' is a mat-forming, semi-evergreen perennial with thick, lance-shaped, woolly, yellow-green leaves when young, turning grey-green as they age, and erect stems bearing spikes of woolly, magenta flowers in summer.
Stachys byzantina 'Primrose Heron' is: Semi evergreen
Flower: Magenta in Summer
Foliage: Chartreuse, Yellow-green in Spring; Grey-green in Summer; Grey-green in Autumn
Habit: Mat Forming
Specific pests: Slugs
Specific diseases: Powdery mildew
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Stachys byzantina 'Primrose Heron' (Woolly betony 'Primrose Heron') will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Garden edging, Gravel, Ground Cover, Rock
Cultivation: Grow in full sun in free-draining soil that is moderately fertile. Drought tolerant once established.
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|Soil types:||Chalky, Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
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