Pulmonaria 'Raspberry Splash'Pulmonaria 'Raspberry Splash'

Pulmonaria ‘Raspberry Splash’

Very profuse flowering on this sun tolerant hybrid. Dusky raspberry-coral flowers arrive in early spring to herald the strongly silver-marked, sharply pointed, very upright foliage. P. longifolia breeding. Bigger habit than many. Great in mass on sunny banks.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 12″ / 25″ / 13″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Sun
Bloom Time(s):

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Common Name

Lungwort

Family

Boraginaceae

Genus

Plant Type

US Patent #

PP12138

EU Grant #

EU11545

Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

12" / 25" / 13"

Finish Time

Growth Rate

Most Active Growing Season

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Flowering Season

Flower Color

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Leaf Color

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Soil

Average

Exposure

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Special Uses

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Nutritional Needs

150 – 200 ppm

Dormancy

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 has very vigorous silver marked foliage, raspberry red flowers, and no mildew problems.

Landscape Value

Part shade garden, mixed beds, under high branching shrubs, woodland.

Finish Time to 4"

6 weeks

Comments

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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