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Pulmonaria ‘Shrimps on the Barbie’

A wow plant. This large, spreading Pulmonaria has an amazing number of large, deep shrimp pink flowers in the spring. Foliage is green with prominent white spots. Deer, rabbit and mildew resistant.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 10″ / 24″ / 10″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): April, May

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Common Name

Lungwort

Family

Boraginaceae

Genus

Plant Type

US Patent #

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Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

10" / 24" / 10"

Finish Time

Bloom Time

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Growth Rate

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Flowering Season

Flower Color

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Leaf Color

Soil

Average.

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Nutritional Needs

150 – 200 ppm

Dormancy

Dormancy required, dormant in winter. Required to grow and flower.

Water (Greenhouse)

Dry moderately between waterings.

Water (Garden)

Prefers average to moist soil in the garden.

How Different?

Landscape Value

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

Finish Time to 4"

6 weeks

Comments

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.


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