Mountain Lungwort, Christmas Cowslip
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Pulmonaria mollis is a vigorous perennial from the Boraginaceae family. It forms clump from rhizomes, producing softly hairy, mid-dark green leaves. frm late winter to mid-spring blue flowers, occasionally flushed with pink-purple appear, aging to a purple-blue shade.
Generally not harvested.
Divide in autumn or immediately after flowering.
Full Shade, Partial Shade, Partial Sun
Clay, Chalk, Loam
Soil PH preference
Alkaline, Neutral, Acid
A useful plant for under planting deciduous shrubs in wildlife gardens but it also suits beds/borders of cottage/informal gardens as ground cover.
Pink, Purple, Blue
Can suffer with powdery mildew.