A Conservation Scheme Plant
Reason for Inclusion
Found as a seedling and named after one of Mary Ramsdale’s children.
Mary Ramsdale (plant breeder)
Brief description of plant
Mound-forming evergreen perennial.
Height x Spread
45cm x 45cm
Wands bearing profusion of small white flowers, pink in bud.
Rounded, lobed dark-green leaves with purple reverse.
June - July
Any soil, but needs soil that doesn’t dry out in summer and has good winter drainage.
Full sun or part-shade
Pests and diseases
Slugs and snails. Vine weevil.
Should be divided every 3-4 years when it starts to become woody.
Plants may be divided into separate crowns or basal cuttings are easy to root.