Pulmonaria longifolia ‘Bertram Anderson’ (Lungwort)


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1 Gallon Pot. Pulmonaria longifolia, commonly known as long-leafed lungwort, is a bristly pubescent, clumping but slowly spreading, rhizomatous, herbaceous perennial of the borage family. It is most noted for its narrow, long-stalked, sharply-tipped, white-spotted, deep green basal leaves which typically grow to 12” long but to only 1-2” wide, forming a dense foliage clump which slowly spreads over time by creeping rootstocks to 24” wide.

Common Name: lungwort
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Family: Boraginaceae
Zone: 3 to 8
Height: 0.50 to 1.00 feet
Spread: 1.00 to 2.00 feet
Bloom Time: April to May
Bloom Description: Violet blue
Sun: Part shade to full shade
Water: Medium
Maintenance: Low
Flower: Showy
Leaf: Colorful
Tolerate: Deer, Heavy Shade, Black Walnut