Red deadnettle (Lamium purpureum)

Red deadnettle

(Lamium purpureum)

Height x spread: 15-30 x 15cm (6-12 x 6in).

Leaves: Oval, edges serrated, often tinged purple, up to 5cm (2in) long.

Flowers: Pinkish purple, hooded, 1-1.5cm (3/8-5/8in) long, in rings at upper leaf joints, spring to mid autumn.

Other features: Stems hairy, square in section. Annual.

red deadnettle - lamium purpureum

21. July 2011 by admin
Categories: Identify Weeds, Weed Control | Tags: , | Comments Off on Red deadnettle (Lamium purpureum)

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