Pulmonaria saccharata
Pulmonaria saccharata
Pulmonaria saccharata
Pulmonaria saccharata
Pulmonaria saccharata
Pulmonaria saccharata
Pulmonaria saccharata
Pulmonaria saccharata

Pulmonaria saccharata

Bethlehem lungwort

Boraginaceae

Height

30 cm

Flower colour

flowers change colour as they age from pink to blue.

Flowering time

April - June

Foliage colour

green with silver spots that grow bigger as the leaves age.

Sunlight

part shade - shade

Soil

moist, well drained

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

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.

Propagation:


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.

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