How to Divide Lady's Mantle

How to divide lady’s mantle (Alchemilla mollis)

We show you how to divide lady's mantle (Alchemilla mollis) in three quick steps.

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Lady’s mantle (Alchemilla) is robust perennial, valued for its drought-tolerance and ground cover capabilities.

To save you having to fork out on new plants, it’s well worth dividing lifting and dividing existing clumps in the garden to produce new plants. This easy process can be carried out on other spring- and summer-flowering perennials, including hemerocallis, bearded irises and hardy geraniums.

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