Northeast Pollinator Plants
Stachys byzantina (Lamb's Ear) available as singles or tray of plugs
We ship only to the New England and New York states. Orders are shipped mid-June through September. We ship within two weeks of order or by mid-June for orders placed before shipping starts. Shipping free for any combination of 13+ plants. Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep. Please email if you prefer to order/pay by check than on-line, see Contact Us below.
Common Name: Lamb's Ear
Attracts: May attract pollinators but particularly useful as ground cover under pollinator plants.
Use: Ground Cover, Naturalizing in a Garden Setting
Light: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Medium
Flower Time: Early-Mid
Flower Color: Considered Insignificant, but Purplish.
Height: .75'- 1.5'
Notes: Stachys byzantina (Lamb's Ear) is an old-fashioned ground cover plant with silver-gray leaves that spreads rapidly to form to dense mat. Noted as deer-resistant by UVM.
Introduced to parts of the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest and West US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).