Lungwort

Pulmonaria 'Blue Ensign'

Lungwort - Pulmonaria  'Blue Ensign'

Common Name: Lungwort
Genus: Pulmonaria
Cultivar: 'Blue Ensign'

Category: Groundcover Plants
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Suitable for ground cover

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 0.30 m (30 cm)
Sun/Shade: Partial shadeSpread: 0.40 m (40 cm)

Foliage Type: Semi EvergreenFlower Colour: Blue, Purple
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: March to May

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained




Delightful large blue-violet flowers borne in spring above unspotted dark green foliage. An excellent groundcover plant for a shady spot. Choose a place where the soil retains moisture over the summer and where the bright flowers can be fully appreciated.

  • Garden care: Lift and divide large clumps every three to five years after flowering or in autumn. Cut back plants affected by mildew to the ground water and feed - the plant will regenerate and produce new leaves later in the year.


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