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Form: Short upright stems carrying three lobed, serrated, soft, hairy leaves
Leaf colour: Mid green, with silver margin
Flower: Small, yellow-green colour, in spring and summer
Plant size: Height, 10 -20 cms, Width, 10 -50 cms
Needs: Any moist soil, in full sun or part-shade
Suitable for: Small front gardens, rock gardens, and containers
Alpine lady's mantle, Lady's mantle
Alchemilla alpina (Alpine lady's mantle). This perennial is mat forming and has an erect, flowering stem and leaves that are greyish green above and silvery underneath. The flowers, which appear in summer, are very small and are greenish yellow. It grows to a height 15cm with a spread of about 45cm.
They are fully hardy and can be grown in all but boggy soils, with sun or partial shade.
Can be found in pastures.
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