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Siberian Bugloss 'Sea Heart'

Brunnera macrophylla 'Sea Heart'

Also known as

Siberian Bugloss, Perennial Forget-Me-Not

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Full Shade
Easy care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

70cm

10cm

Min

40cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Siberian Bugloss 'Sea Heart' Overview

Brunnera macrophylla 'Sea Heart' is a clumping plant with attractive, heart-shaped, silver foliage with green venation and green edging. Flowers resemble those of forget-me-nots, they are produced in airy sprays in the spring and are blue in colour. These flowers fade to pink or Lavender with age.

Common problems with Siberian Bugloss 'Sea Heart'

Generally pest and disease free.

    How to harvest Siberian Bugloss 'Sea Heart'

    Foliage and flowers can be cut for floral arrangements as required.

    How to propagate Siberian Bugloss 'Sea Heart'

    Division

    Divide crowded clumps in early spring.

    Cuttings

    Root cuttings are best taken in winter and kept in cold frames until ready to be planted out later in the year.

    Special features of Siberian Bugloss 'Sea Heart'

    Attractive flowers

    Attractive leaves

    Other uses of Siberian Bugloss 'Sea Heart'

    This plant suits being included in cottage garden designs, especially darker cool sites.