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Red Deadnettle

Lamium purpureum

Also known as

Purple Dead-Nettle, Red Archangel, Red Henbit

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

45cm

Max

20cm

10cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Red Deadnettle Overview

Lamium purpureum is commonly known by the name Red Deadnettle, this plant is from the mint family, Lamiaceae.

How to propagate Red Deadnettle

Cuttings

You can propagate by stem-tip cuttings of non-flowering shoots in mid-summer.

Division

Division in autumn or early spring.

Special features of Red Deadnettle

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Red Deadnettle

Wildflower/meadow, edible.