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The Herb Gardener: How to Grow Lambs Ears (Stachys byzantina)
The Herb Gardener: Best Drought Tolerant Herbs for Your Summer Garden. Lambs ears - Wooly Lambs ears (Stachys byzantina) has few herbal uses these days, but once it was considered a great wound dressing. Today it's used primarily as a landscape plant. It's quite lovely, with fuzzy leaves and lavender stalks that can reach 18 inches high or a bit more if it's happy. It fills in so well it can become a bit of a pest. Children love it, though.
Stachys byzantina "Lamb's Ear" Blooms in Summer. Drought tolerant. SQUIRREL RESISTANT
Soft Lamb's Ear makes for a unique groundcovering garden plant. More gorgeous garden plants: www.bhg.com/...
A Child's Garden
Lamb's Ear (Facts about the useful herb and landscape plant -- it's a softie,and easy to grow, too!)
Old standbys: Lambs ears (Stachys byzantina) and chives (Allium schoenoprasum). Great combo and easy to propagate. Photo via Chiot's Run.
Lamb's Ear. Grows in part shade to full sun. Zone 4-10 and higher the number zone the more shade this plant will need.
The Herb Gardener: Best Drought Tolerant Herbs for Your Summer Garden
Lamb's Ears... look at the tiny bees!
Lovely urn planted with various foliage and surrounded by ferns. Perfect for a secluded shady area.
lambs ear -knockout rose companion. 8 to 10 inches
I child enjoying the log drum set in the Children's Garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. Photo by chuckmalcomson