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Newbie gardener... what is this plant?

Hello! I'm not at all a gardener but jave a small plot with my house... This plant has cropped up and I have minutes if it's a weed or not, it's really FURRY for a start and has small purplish flowers in it. Help? image


  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 27,154

    Stachys lanata, called Lambs Ears sometimes. Likes. it dry and sunny and the bees love it. It gets a bit straggly but you can cut the stems off when the flowers are over

    In the sticks near Peterborough
  • Thanks guys! I'll leave it to itself then! :) 

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