Lamium – Purple Chablis™ – Dead Nettle – Lamium maculatum
Dead-Heading Not Necessary
Self-cleaning, no deadheading necessary.
Plant alone or in combinations in all container types and landscapes
Maintenance Category Easy
Water Category Average
Flower Form Border Plant, Container, Edging Plant, Groundcover, Landscape, Mass Planting
Soil Fertility Average Soil
Soil PH Category Acidic Soil, Alkaline Soil, Neutral Soil
pH C - pH 6.0 - 6.5
EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9
Fertilization 150 - 200
Light Requirements Low, Medium, High
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. Standard PPP.
Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 4-6
6" and Gallon Pot : 5-7
7-9" Pot : 7-9
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot : 10-12
Pinching and Growth Regulators
No pinching or growth regulators needed.
Pest and Disease Management
General pest and disease practices as listed in notes. All Lamiums are susceptible to Downy Mildew, scout regularly when conditions are right for mildew development.
This is a very free-flowering variety. Leaf purpling can occur when grown in low-fertility situations or cold temperatures.