Latin Name: Lamium maculatum

Type: Perennial

Zone: 3 to 8

Soil: Well-drained soil

Sun: Semi-shade, partial sun

Companion Plants: Bleeding Heart, Barrenwort, Hosta, Bugleweed, Ghost Fern, Carex, Lenten Rose

Care

Pests: Slugs and snails

Propagate: Propagate by division or runners that have rooted in the spring.  Can be started from seed

Good for ground cover; resistant to deer; if the plant receives too much sun, can get “leaf scorch”
Plant dies back in August or early fall
Pinch back the plan for a fuller, bushier look.

Helpful Links:

http://www.daytonnursery.com/Encyclopedia/Perennials/Lamium.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/deadnettle/growing-spotted-deadnettle.htm