The Lamb’s Ear is covered in a silvery-white fuzz and has evergreen leaves. They grow year-round in warmer climates but die down in winter in colder climates. If you have never petted the leaves of a Lamb’s Ear plant, you are really missing out! They are so soft and fuzzy! Children adore them.
NAME: Lamb's Ear OTHER COMMON NAMES: Lamb's Ears / Wolly Lamb's Ear SCIENTIFIC NAME: Byzantina COLOR: Purple PLANT SEEDS: Outdoors after frost / Indoors weeks before last frost BLOOM TIME: Late Spring - Early Summer HARDINESS ZONE: 3 - 9 PLANT HEIGHT: 12 - 15" PLANT SPACING: 12 - 15" LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: Sun - Part Shade SOIL & WATER PREFERENCES: Average