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Lamium maculatum Lami™ ‘Mega Purple’
Lamium maculatum Lami™ ‘Mega Purple’
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Lamium maculatum Lami™ ‘Mega Purple’

Creeping Lamium

USDA Zone: 5-9

Plant number: 1.305.400

A tough and showy perennial groundcover, this forms a spreading patch of small silver leaves with a wide green edge. Clusters of large, purple flowers appear in spring then continuing off and on until fall. Fairly tolerant of dry shade, once established. Trim or mow back hard in late winter. Evergreen. Excellent choice for all containers.

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Lamium maculatum Lami™ ‘Mega Purple’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Partial Shade or
  Full Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
  Dry or
Care Level
Flower Colour
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Mid Spring
  Late Spring
  Early Fall
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Rabbit Resistant
  Ground Cover
   15-20 cm
   6-8 inches
   30-60 cm
   12-23 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate