Mountain Lady's Mantle

Alchemilla alpina

SKU
04868
A low mat of deeply cut foliage creates a wonderful groundcover for alpine, woodland or any moist, shaded garden. The silver edged leaves have silver undersides and are complemented by small yellow green flowers. Herbaceous.
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3-9

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Keep soil moist but not soggy.

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Botanical Pronunciational-kem-ILL-uh al-PY-nuh
Average Size at MaturityForms a compact mound 8 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorLight Green
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseRock Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureExtreme Cold Hardiness, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsKeep soil moist but not soggy.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9

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