PULMONARIA

Commonly known as Jerusalem cowslip, Lungwort

Genus of about 14 species of deciduous or evergreen perennials with slowly spreading rhizomes. hailing from Europe and Asia native forms are represented by longifolia, obscura and officinalis. Their wildlife value is considerable as the early flowers, appearing amongst the remnants of previous season's leaves provide nectar for early-foraging bees.

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
  • Evergreen
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Perennials
  • Full shade
  • Partial shade
    Officinalis will tolerate full sun.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant. Among the first perennials to bloom - insects, particulary bees. Remove leaves after flowering to allow attractive summer leaves to develop.
    Pests & Diseases
    Slugs, snails, powdery mildew in dry conditions.
    Place of origin
    Europe, Asia
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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Buy Varieties of PULMONARIA

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PULMONARIA 'Blue Ensign'

PULMONARIA 'Blue Ensign'

Lungwort

dark green leaves and pretty violet blue flowers in spring

 
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PULMONARIA officinalis 'Rubra'

PULMONARIA officinalis 'Rubra'

Lungwort

red flowers

 
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PULMONARIA officinalis 'Sissinghurst White'

PULMONARIA officinalis 'Sissinghurst White'

Lungwort

pure white

 
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PULMONARIA 'Opal'

PULMONARIA 'Opal'

Lungwort

blotched leaves and clear, pale blue flowers

 
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PULMONARIA 'Raspberry Splash'

PULMONARIA 'Raspberry Splash'

Lungwort

green leaves dotted with silver. Flowers of red, mauve and purple

 
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