|US Patent #||PP12138|
|EU Grant #||EU11545|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||12" / 25" / 13"|
|Finish Time||Fast (4-6 Weeks)|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring, Winter|
|Flower Color||Pink, Purple|
|Leaf Color||Green, White|
|pH||5.6 - 6.8|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Deer Resistant, Hummingbird Attractor, Winter Color|
|Nutritional Needs||150 - 200 ppm|
|Dormancy||Dormant in 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 or 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 week vernalization required for flowering, plant size. Transplant to 1-gallon pots late summer/early fall for full plants in late winter.|
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.
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