Lamiastrum galeobdolon subsp. argentatum

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaLamiaceaeLamiastrumLamiastrum galeobdolon subsp. argentatum


A stoloniferous herbaceous perennial growing on a variety of soils, and naturalised at the edge of woodland, on roadside verges and on tracksides, sometimes in unshaded places and often in places where garden rubbish is dumped. Lowland.



World Distribution

Origin uncertain; perhaps a cultivated variant of subsp. montanum.

© H. Higgins, IWNHAS

Distribution information

Atlas Change Index: 1.07

Weighted Changed Factor: 88

Weighted Change Factor Confidence (90%)


Distribution information

JNCC Designations


PLANTATT - Attributes of British and Irish plants. (.zip 1455KB) This dataset was compiled and published in 2004, and last updated in November 2008. Download includes an Excel spreadsheet of the attributes, and a PDF explaining the background and nomenclature. Note that the PDF version is the booklet as published, whereas the Excel spreadsheet incorporates subsequent corrections. A hardcopy can be purchased from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.