Pulmonaria saccharata Majeste

Lungwort, Bethlehem Sage

$14.95 ea. (3+ discount) $14.50 ea.

In stock for Spring 2019

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Plant Code: PUMA

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Shiny silver leaves edged with a narrow green band are deer and mildew resistant. Pulmonaria Majeste will mature to 2' across, yet stays 12" high. Pinkish-blue funnel shaped flowers make this a stunner for shade! Pulmonaria leaves are attractive all season. Mounding habit will spread to make a beautiful foliage display. Pulmonaria tolerate morning sun, but need afternoon shade to avoid leaf scorching.

Details

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 12"
Spacing: Plant 16" apart
Bloom Time: Early Spring to Mid-Spring
Sun-Shade: Mostly Sunny to Full Shade
Zones: 3-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay
Flower: Purple
Accent: Pink
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Features to Note

  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Deer Resistant
  • Shade Tolerant

Pulmonaria General Information

Pulmonaria are fabulous shade plants with semi-evergreen foliage which remains attractive as long as they are provided with adequate moisture throughout the summer. Works well under deciduous trees and along woodland pathways. Excellent with bulbs.

Pulmonaria Plant Care

Prefers compost rich well-drained soil. Pulmonaria may become dormant in extended dry spells. Perform early spring cleanup before flowering begins. Can be divided every 4 - 6 years right after flowering or in early autumn. Can shear tired foliage in midsummer for a flush of new growth.