Alchemilla alpina Lady's Mantle



Alchemilla alpina is an attractive low-growing perennial often used as a groundcover, forming mounds of deeply lobed green leaves with silver edges. It spreads slowly and blooms in early to mid-summer with sprays of tiny chartreuse flowers. 

Also known as Lady's Mantle, this plant prefers full sun to part shade, making it ideal for borders and bed edges. It tolerates a variety of soil types and prefers moist, well-drained soil. Native to Europe. 


  • Common Names: Lady's Mantle
  • Zones: 3 - 7
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun to Light Shade
  • Soil Preference: Average
  • Height at Maturity: 6 - 8
  • Width at Maturity: 8 - 12
  • Bloom Color: Green
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Foliage Color: Green

Special Features

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  • Tolerates: Clay Soil. Coastal Conditions.
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Care and Growing Tips

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Shipping Info

Your order will be shipped within ten days on either a Monday or a Tuesday. Your plants will arrive 2-3 days after you get an email with the tracking number.

This is to avoid plants getting stuck in transit over a weekend. Please trust that our small team is working as efficiently as possible to get these live plants to you safely. We appreciate your patience!

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Please note: Depending on the time of year, the foliage of the plants may be trimmed to fit into our shipping boxes. This could delay the flowering of the plant, but many perennials actually benefit from being cut back.

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