Pulmonaria 'Moonshine'Pulmonaria 'Moonshine'

Pulmonaria ‘Moonshine’

A lovely compact growth habit with shimmering silver-white leaves. The small leaves are rounded with a thin edge of darkest green and mildew resistant. Heat and humidity tolerance make it a good choice for the South. One of the favorites of the entire TERRA NOVA® breeding team! Small, pale, blue-white flowers.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 15″ / 20″ / 10″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s):

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Plant Type

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Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

15" / 20" / 10"

Finish Time

Growth Rate

Most Active Growing Season


Flowering Season


Flower Color

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Special Uses

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Nutritional Needs

150 – 200 ppm


Dormancy Required, Dormant in Winter, Dormancy Required to Grow, Dormancy Required to Flower, Dormancy Over Winter

Water (Greenhouse)

Dry moderately between waterings

Water (Garden)

Prefers average to moist soil

How Different?

It is an exceptional clone for both habit and leaf form and color, and no mildew problems.

Landscape Value

Shade garden, mixed beds, under high branching shrubs, woodland.

Finish Time to 4"

6 weeks


This variety can also take a lot of sun in the Pacific Northwest. 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.

Grower Notes

8 wk vernalization required for flowering, plant size. Transplant to 1-gal. pots late summer/early fall for full plants in late winter.

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