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common name: Lady's Mantle
full sun, part shade, shade
dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 3 to 8
Pretty green foliage of softly hairy, rounded, toothed pale green leaves and sprays of greenish-yellow flowers. Self seeds freely if conditions are suitable.
Moist but well-drained soil in full sun or part shade. Easy and very tolerant of most conditions.
By seed or division.
Good ground cover in sun or shade. Makes good border edging.
Was once widely used as a medicinal herb, but not now considered very effective.