Lamium galeobdolon ( Goldnessel : German; Yellow Archangel : engl.): Goldnessel-100_0232.JPG Goldnessel and Purpurroter nessel the rest is Goldnessel. Fotos taken in April 2011, on a bicycletrip. all Lamiums saw on the wayside. Contains nectar and pollen for bees.
cultivated as ornamental plats for gardens. But this wild flower is much more beautiful.

This plant is very common in North america too. It also comes in variegated leaf variety




Lamiaceae & Verbenaceae Week: Lamiaceae, Lamiastrum galeobdolon, (Syn.: Galeobdolon luteum) on the banks of Lesum in Bremen: /Lamiastrum galeobdolon/, (Syn.
<http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taxon#Synonyme>: /Galeobdolon luteum/, /Lamiastrum galeobdolon/ L.,)  german: Gold-Taubnessel, Engl. Yellow Archangel
Fotos taken in April 2011.
A very typical picture in March – April on the banks of the river Lesum. 

English wiki says it is widespread in Europe, it is indeed just a weed here,
German wiki says it can be found in temperate Eurasien.
So I don’t know, if that is the reason, why this plant is new to you.
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This plant was also seen near the Rhine falls near Zurich, Switzerland.
Is it some Leucas? Pics were taken in April 2016.

Looks like Lamium galeobdolon (Yellow Archangel), see http://eol.org/pages/487145/media

cf Lamium galeobdolon

Gold /Gelb Taubnessel

Gold Taubnessel is Lamium galeobdolon as per wiki (https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gew%C3%B6hnliche_Goldnessel)

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