|US Patent #||PPAF|
|EU Grant #||PBRAF|
|Bloom Time||April, May|
|Flower Color||Pink, Purple|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||Exceptionally large and vigorous.|
|Landscape Value||Shade garden, mixed beds, under high branching shrubs or woodland.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||8" / 22" / 9"|
|Water (Garden)||Prefers average to moist soil.|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Deer Resistant, Hummingbird Attractor, Winter Color|
|Comments||Very easy to grow and multiplies rapidly. Pulmonaria prefer their roots cool.|
Pulmonaria ‘Silver Scimitar’
Large arching silver green foliage with wavy edged strap like foliage. Full landscape sized plant, vigorous and fast, 'Silver Scimitar' has a stately presence. Emerges each spring in a tight mound covered in bicolor pink and purple flowers, an early season hummingbird favorite. Performs well in both shade and full sun, perfect for borders and edges.
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|EC||1.0 – 2.0|
|pH||5.6 – 6.8|
|Fertility Needs||150 – 200 ppm|
|Notes||8 week vernalization required for flowering, plant size. Transplant to 1-gallon pots late summer/early fall for full plants in late winter.|
|Finish Time to 4″||6 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||—|
|Day Length for Flowering||Day Neutral|
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