flowers change colour as they age from pink to blue.
April - June
green with silver spots that grow bigger as the leaves age.
part shade - shade
moist, well drained
acid - neutral - alkaline
France and the Apennine mountains
Pulmonaria is a genus in the family Boraginaceae, native to Europe and western Asia. They are spring flowering, shade tolerant woodland plants.
Division in spring.
Seed - sown in September - January.
Seed just covered and stored outside until germination.
Hardy plant that is shade tolerant and flowers in May.