1 x 9cm plant, for spring planting 510117-1 £4.95 Delivery late March
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3 x 9cm plants, for spring planting 510117-3 £9.95 Delivery late March
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More Details

This acid-green, fluffy-flowered plant is one of the best ever foliage plants for the garden and vase. Cut it back after its first flowering and feed with Comfrey (dilute our pellets to make a solution). It will flower again in late summer.

Genus Alchemilla
Group/Species mollis
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Lady's mantle
Border Position Front
Soil Type Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 45cm (18in)
Spacing 60cm (24in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant out in spring/autumn
Care Tips Cut back after flowering to promote new growth.
Flowering June - September
Vase Life Sear the stem ends in boiling water for 15 seconds.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice

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Delivery

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Alchemilla mollis reviews

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Reviewed 14th May 2018 by Jantomo

Lovely leaf shape but a very invasive plant.Good for camouflaging the edges of a pond but self seeds everywhere