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Dark-leaved varieties such as Chocolate Ruffles look especially good underplanted with the ground-hugging dead nettle, Lamium 'Beacon Silver' and the golden blooms of Lysimachia 'Aurea', creeping Jenny.
DEAD NETTLE WHITE Nancy and silver beacon dead nettles, or lamiums, have shiny silvery leaves that light up shady spots and help purple-leaved groundhuggers, like ajuga and heuchera palace purple, stand out against bare soil.
NOVEMBER * Second warmest November in 100 years leads to a "second spring" with spring plants including dandelions and white dead nettle flowering again, along with garden plants and shrubs.
He said hedgerow plants such as white dead nettle, which flowered in mid-March in the 1960s was now doing so by January 23.
Although mulch made from shredded leaves and wood chips is an effective deterrent to snails, it harbors slugs that chew holes in the foliage of certain ornamentals such as hydrangea, dead nettle (Lamium maculatum), and angel wing jasmine (Jasminum nitidum).
Artemisia Aster Buddleia Catmint (Nepeta) Dead nettle (Lamium maculatum) Dianthus Dusty miller (Senecio cineraria) Geranium (Pelargonium) Germander (Teucrium) Lavatera Lavender Lion's tail (Leonotis leonurus) Penstemon Salvia
If fh 40 If none of those takes your fancy, why not consider honeysuckle, pyracantha, dead nettle or hedgehog rose?
The greatest change was for a plant called the white dead nettle.
The many cultivars of dead nettle (Lamium maculatum) are the ground covers of choice for shady situations.
Expert tip: Dead nettle prefers moist but well-drained soil and full to part shade but can be affected by root rot if the soil is too wet and is prone to slug damage.
Jim Brady found English bluebell growing at Aughton, noting commoner cow parsley, dandelion and white dead nettle blooming away too.
Dead nettle, lady's mantle, foxgloves, elephant's ears, euphorbia, cranesbill and some hellebores are the most notable exceptions.