|US Patent #||
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
10" / 19" / 11"
|Most Active Growing Season|
150 – 200 ppm
Dormancy Required, Dormant in Winter, Dormancy Required to Grow, Dormancy Required to Flower, Dormancy Over Winter
Dry moderately between waterings
Prefers average to moist soil
It has very dark green leaves with good spotting, and no mildew problems.
Shade garden, mixed beds, under high branching shrubs, woodland.
|Finish Time to 4"||
This plant handles full sun in the Pacific Northwest. Think of this plant as a landscape plant. Plants wilt rapidly if the soil is too dry. Can be root pruned when grow too large for pot. Crown will re-root quickly. Pulmonaria prefer their roots cool.
8 wk vernalization required for flowering, plant size. Transplant to 1-gal. pots late summer/early fall for full plants in late winter.
Pulmonaria ‘Dark Vader’
A fine, mildew resistant plant with a super strong habit. Silver spotting and pink to dark blue flowers adorn this plant. This is one of Dan”s favorites.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 10″ / 19″ / 11″
Exposure: Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): —