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botanical name:
Pulmonaria saccharata 'Leopard'
Pulmonaria saccharata 'Leopard' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Lungwort, Bethlehem sage
family:  Boraginaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, semi-evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.25m
width: 0.60m
growth rate:
growth habit:
leaf colour: white & green
flower colour: red
main season: Spring
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
Dark green leaves with many spots and red, pink-tinted flowers.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, fertile soil. Best in part shade.
Cut back to ground level in autumn. Divide in spring or autumn. Mulch in autumn and spring. Can be prone to mildew if they become too dry.

other notes:
Selectd by Graham Stuart Thomas

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