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botanical name:
Pulmonaria 'Lewis Palmer'
Pulmonaria 'Lewis Palmer' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Lungwort
synonyms:  Pulmonaria longifolia 'Lewis Palmer', Pulmonaria 'Highdown'
family:  Boraginaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.35m
width: 0.45m
growth rate:
growth habit:
leaf colour: white & green
flower colour: blue
main season: Spring
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
description:
Softly hairy, lance-shaped green leaves irregularly splashed and spotted with greenish-white. Early spring flowers are pinkish while opening, then becoming bright blue.

cultivation:
Free-draining, gritty soil in full sun. Once established, they resent disturbance and division of clumps is rarely successful.

usage:
For the woodland garden.

other notes:
RHS AGM
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