How to Grow Alchemilla erythropoda Plants in your Garden
Gardener's HQ Guide to Growing Dwarf Lady's Mantle
Alchemilla erythropoda photograph by Leonora (Ellie) Enking.
Alchemilla erythropoda Growing and Care Guide
- Scientific Name: Alchemilla erythropoda
- Common Name: Dwarf ladys mantle
- Growing Zone: USA: 3 to 7
- Life Cycle / Plant Type: Perennial
- Plant Height (Inches): 9 to 12
- Plant Spread (Inches): 0 to 9
- Time of Bloom: Summer
- Flower Details: Green
- Leaf Foliage: Green
- Growth Form: Rounded
Ideal Growing Conditions
- Best Light Conditions: Shady to full sunlight
- Rate of Growth: Average pace
- Suitable Soil Types: Loamy, Neutral, Well drained
- Soil Moisture: Moist
- Level of Maintenance: Medium
- Propagation: Seedin pots in a cold frame in spring or byDivision in spring or autumn
- How to Prune: Once the flowers and foliage become untidy from late summer onwards, shear off and new foliage will appear
- Pests: Usually pest free
- Diseases: Usually pest free
- Can Attract:
- Tolerant of: Not generally favored by deers
- Best Garden Use: Border, Container, Ground cover, Rock garden
- Family: Rosaceae.
- Closely Related Species: Roses (Rosa), Prunus, Aronia, Aruncus, Pyrus, Sanguisorba, Sorbus, Acaena, Crataegus, Rubus, and Waldstenia.
- Miscellaneous: Attractive foliage, Non-native to North America, Suitable for cut flowers
- Genus Detail: Alchemilla
- Further Reading and References: Here and Here
I hope that you enjoyed this guide on how to grow Alchemilla erythropoda. You may also enjoy the following Gardener's HQ growing guides: How to grow Rosa multiflora and Rosa rugosa plants.