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Lungwort

Pulmonaria rubra

Also known as

Red Lungwort, Bethlehem-Sage, Christmas Cowslip

Full Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

1m

10cm

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Lungwort Overview

This is an evergreen perennial, with leaves about 45cm long, The flower stems are covered with fine bristles and bear purple to blue flowers.

Common problems with Lungwort

How to propagate Lungwort

Cuttings

Propagation is from seed, cuttings.

Seed

Division

Division.

Other uses of Lungwort

Under shrubs, borders