Unique pink buds transition to rich purple flowers. Silver speckling dusts the green leaves. Its attractive foliage can be enjoyed after the spring flowers are finished.
Exposure: Full to Part Sun
Size: Height – 14″ to 16″, Width 18″ to 20″
Bloom Time: Late Spring
– Native to Europe and Western Asia
– Genus name comes from the Latin pulmo meaning lung. Lungwort was once believed by Medieval herbalists to be an effective remedy for treating lung diseases because the spotted plant leaves resembled diseased lungs. However, it is well established today that this is not a valid method in determining a plant’s medicinal properties
Photo: Twinkle Toes Pulmonaria