PULMONARIA officinalis 'Rubra'

Commonly known as Lungwort

  • Evergreen
  • Red
  • Height
    40cm (16in)
  • Spread
    90cm (36in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Loosely clump-forming rhizomatous, leafy perennial with elliptic, almost diamond-shaped, velvety, unspotted, matt, bright green leaves to 60cm (24in) long. Produces funnel-shaped flowers, 5-10mm (¼-½in) across with five spreading lobes over a long period
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full shade
  • Partial shade
    Will tolerate full sun.

PULMONARIA officinalis 'Rubra'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - bees. Can flower from late winter. Remove old leaves after flowering to allow 'summer' leaves to develop
    Pests & Diseases
    Slugs, snails, powdery mildew in dry conditions.
    Place of origin
    Europe.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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40cm (16in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  90cm (36in)
 

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