Common name: Lady's Mantle
It grows to around 300 -500 mm (12"-18") tall with a 600mm (24”) spread.
It is a useful flower for flower arranging because of its unusual colour.
Week 10: Sow seeds in trays of seed compost and germinate at a temperature of 10°- 12°C (50-55°F)
Prick out seedlings when large enough to handle into small pots/cells and grow on in a cold frame until planting out time.
Week 34: Cut back stems after flowering to 25mm (1") above ground level.
Alchemilla mollis is a prolific ‘self seeder’ meaning, you may find lots of seedling plants appearing around the parent plants in spring, cutting back after flowering helps to reduce this problem.
Week 40: Divide plants, and replant immediately any time from now until April, providing ground conditions allow.
Week 40: Plant out new plants 400mm (15") apart in moist well drained soil either in full sun or dappled shade.