Lamiastrum – Hermann’s Pride – Dead Nettle – Lamiastrum galeobdolon

Garden Height
6 - 12
10 - 14
10 - 14
Container Role
Flower Size
Flower Colors
Light Code
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Part Sun to Sun
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Hermann's Pride has shiny silvery leaves with green venation and a
creeping/trailing habit. Wonderful as an appealing accent plant for baskets and window boxes.

  • Award Winner
  • Dead-Heading Not Necessary
  • Fall Interest

Maintenance Notes:

Easy Care.

Uses Notes:

Use in beds, borders, window boxes and combo planters

Maintenance Category: Easy

Water Category: Average

Bloom Time: Late Spring

Hardiness Zones: 10b

Flower Form: Landscape

pH: B - pH 5.8 - 6.2

EC (2:1 Extraction Method): 0.6

Fertilization: 150 - 200

Light Requirements: Medium

Water Requirements: Moderate to Moist

Rooting Out Temperature: 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Growing On Temperature: 55 - 65° Fahrenheit

Holding Temperature: 40 - 50° Fahrenheit

Planting and Timing Information:

Early Spring through Fall Finish. 4" to 1 gallon pots: 1 PPP. 10-12" pots 3 PPP.

Finishing Times [weeks]:

4-5" and Quart Pot: 4-5
6" and Gallon Pot: 5-6
7-9" Pot: 7-8
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot: 10-12

Pinching and Growth Regulators:

Pinch at planting time and as needed to shape. B-9 at 2500 ppm will help reduce internodal stretch.

Pest and Disease Management:

General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.

Grower Tips:

Habit will be improved with vernalization.

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