Lamium

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Noun1.Lamium - genus of Old World herbs: dead nettlesLamium - genus of Old World herbs: dead nettles; henbits
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Labiatae, family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, mint family - a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four-lobed ovaries yielding four one-seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary
dead nettle - any of various plants of the genus Lamium having clusters of small usually purplish flowers with two lips
Lamium album, white dead nettle - European dead nettle with white flowers
henbit, Lamium amplexicaule - Eurasian plant having toothed leaves and small two-lipped white or purplish-red flowers
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Or grow fiery shades of coleus and coneflowers with an edging of yellowleaved dead nettles.
DEAD NETTLE The dead nettles, lamium white nancy and silver beacon have shiny silvery leaves so are especially useful for lightening up shady spots.
WHITE Nancy and silver beacon dead nettles, or lamiums, have shiny silvery leaves that light up shady spots and help purple-leaved ground-huggers, like ajuga and heuchera palace purple, stand out against bare soil.
But instead of using chemical sprays to control weeds, they decided to accommodate arable interlopers such as as fumitories, woundwort, spurges and dead nettles.