Lamium maculatum ‘Beacon Silver’
Common Name : spotted deadnettleFamily : LamiaceaeType : Herbaceous PerennialHabit : Mat formingSpread : 10-50 cmFlower colour : Violet BlueFlowering from : Aprilto SeptemberFoliage : Semi-evergreenFoliage colour : Siver& GreenHardiness: Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters -15° to -10°Sunlight : Part ShadeMoisture : Moist but well-drainedSeason of interest : Spring - Summer - Autumn
Good for pollinators
Lamium can be annuals or, more usually, perennials, with coarsely toothed ovate leaves and 2-lipped, tubular flowers borne in whorls forming a short spike.
L. maculatum is a stoloniferous perennial forming a mat of prostrate leafy stems, with purple, white or pink flowers in spikes in summer.