Rob's plants
home garden plants wildlife seed photos
plant sale journal topics plantlinks fun guestbook

Lamium galeobdolon 'Herman's Pride'

 
Lamium galeobdolon 'Herman's Pride'
Herman's Pride
yellow archangel

Synonym(s) Lamiastrum galeobdolon
Common name yellow archangel
Family lamiaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z2-9)
Flowers yellow (May)
Size 1'
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes ordinary garden soil

'Herman's Pride' is a marvellous mound of intricately white-marked narrow serrated leaves, with yellow flowers in the middle of spring. It's still sitting, pretty as can be, in the same spot where we put it five years ago. We more recently acquired a plant of the plain species, which looks quite different from 'Herman's Pride': not as sharply serrated, with a softer variegation. It's also a more vigorous plant, suitable as a groundcover.
Note: I renamed this one from Lamiastrum, after taxonomists decided it belongs in the bigger Lamium genus.

Lamium galeobdolon 'Herman's Pride'
Still attractive when bloom is done.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: side garden

One or more images of this plant are included in my stock photo catalog

About my plant portraits
PlantLinks to other web pages about Lamium galeobdolon 'Herman's Pride'


Visitors to this page have left the following comments


I welcome comments about my web pages; feel free to use the form below to leave feedback about this particular page. For the benefit of other visitors to these pages, I will list any relevant comments you leave, and if appropriate, I will update my page to correct mis-information. Faced with an ever-increasing onslaught of spam, I'm forced to discard any comments including html markups. Please submit your comment as plain text. If you have a comment about the website as a whole, please leave it in my guestbook. If you have a question that needs a personal response, please e-mail me.

Your name

Your comments

home garden plants wildlife seed plant sale topics guestbook journal plantlinks

Last modified: June 16, 2015
Contact me