Alchemilla erythropoda

Dwarf Lady's Mantle

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

A charming dwarf form with gray-green serrated foliage and vibrant citron-yellow flower clusters that don a reddish cast once they are spent

More About Alchemilla erythropoda

  • Deep-green foliage
  • Flower clusters attract butterflies

Part shade or full sun; well drained. Makes a lovely groundcover


6-8 Inches


6-12 Inches

Hardiness Zone:


Alchemilla erythropoda Characteristics


  • Ground Cover
  • Mass Plant
  • Small / Miniature
  • Edging

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant


  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Shade Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Early Spring
  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist

Fall Color

  • Wine Red
  • Very Prominent

Fruiting Attributes

  • all purpose
  • vigorous grower


  • Spreading
  • Clumping