Pulmonaria saccharata Mrs. Moon

Lungwort, Bethlehem Sage

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 10" (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 / Accent: Pink / Blue
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Mounds of deep green foliage with silver spots. Does well even in dry shady conditions. Pulmonaria Mrs. Moon provides bright pink flowers that open in early spring and then turn blue with maturity. Will lighten up and lend impact to dark areas. Pulmonaria leaves are attractive all season. Mounding habit will spread to make a beautiful foliage display.

Features to Note:

  • OK in Containers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Winter Interest
  • Wet Site Tolerant
  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • 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. Early spring cleanup before flowering begins. Can be divided every 4 - 6 years right after flowering in late summer or early autumn. Can shear tired foliage in midsummer for a flush of new growth.

$16.95 ea.
(3+) $16.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: PUMM