Alchemilla erythropoda Juz.

Dwarf Lady's Mantle


Family: Rosaceae

Genus: Alchemilla

Category: Perennial

Zones: 3 to 9

Size: To 6" tall and 16" wide

Growth Rate: Moderate

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Miniature form. Creates a dense mound of light green leaves with chartreuse flowers in spring. Rabbit resistant. Good for filling in gaps.

History: 

Published in Fl. Kavkaza (Grossheim) 4: 323 in 1934.

Native to Russia?

PlantList shows it as unresolved.


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