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botanical name:
Stachys thunbergii 'Danielle'
Stachys thunbergii 'Danielle' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Betony, Hedge Nettle, Woundwort
synonyms:  Stachys aethiopica 'Danielle', Stachys aethiopica 'Daniella', Stachys aethiopica 'Daniela'
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.30m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: purple
stem/bark: purple & green
main season: Summer
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Low growing, clump forming perennial with toothed, slightly glossy, bright green leaves. Faintly aromatic with a fruity smell. Spikes of small tubular purple-maroon flowers, opening from dark buds, throughout summer.

Well drained, reasonably fertile to poor soil. Best in full sun but will tolerate part shade..

By division.

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