lady's mantle


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lady's mantle

n
(Plants) any of various rosaceous plants of the N temperate genus Alchemilla, having small green flowers
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Max Jones, via email AI SUGGEST you go for a cottage garden style approach and grow perennial favourites such as lady's mantle, aquilegia, catmint, hostas, bearded iris, lupins, peony, poppies and lavender - all to which rabbits tend to give a wide berth.
Alchemilla mollis, commonly called lady's mantle, is one of those perennials.
Lady's Mantle Jamie Butterworth, designer of the Wedgwood Garden at RHS Chatsworth, says: "Lady's mantle is beautiful and unstoppable once established, coping with even the most challenging of conditions.
WHITHER to hide from terror and stress Our cries reach out in the dark "Anyone there" we plead aloud But the silence out there is stark Wait now - there is a sanctuary Wherein we could abide Our Lady's mantle is the cloak Beneath which we may hide A Mother of Sorrows, like no other She bore her grief and pain At the foot of the Cross, she became our Mother As her beloved Son was slain So spread your healing mantle O, Holy Mother, please Let us shelter deep within For solace and release O, gentle Mother, this is our prayer From the sick, the homeless and bereft Please grant the peace and help they seek Let your mantle just be there by Nuala Parsons, Liverpool
Spilling across the path crossing the garden is catmint and lady's mantle, while tall grasses provide privacy around a seating area.
ALCHEMILLA MOLLIS If in doubt, plant some lady's mantle - it really is one of the most useful perennials that will grow in challenging conditions.
Lady's mantle (Alchemilla mollis) gives great ground cover
The eye lift serum, meanwhile, has additional lady's mantle and horse chestnut extracts that minimize eyelid puffiness, and lighten dark circles.
In mixed borders, soften roses with airy specimens such as catmint or lavender or mix it up with lady's mantle (Alchemilla mollis) and geraniums.
Ingredients that potentiate the brightening capacity of the above ingredients, include: Achillea Millefolium (Yarrow) Extract, Alchemilla Vulgaris (Lady's Mantle) Extract, Peppermint and Malva Sylvestris (Mallow) Extract.
Ajugas with white, pink, blue, or purple flowers and leaves of various colors, Lady's Mantle (Alchemila), Lily-of-the-Valley, some of the Astible, Epimedium, ferns, Lamium, Ground Phlox, Veronica, Carex, Liriope, Waldsteinia (Barren Strawberry), Thyme in great variety, as well as the Sedums and Hens and Chickens that can be used in hot, dry, sunny locations.
I don't cut back my perennials in autumn, choosing instead to allow the seed heads of scabiosa and the dried flowers of lady's mantle and yarrow to accumulate a pretty dusting of snow.