Pulmonaria Blue Ensign is a lovely cultivar reaching around 30cm. Native to Europe and West Asia, these perennials are in the Boraginaceae family and feature beautiful and colorful spring blooms. Details about Pulmonaria 'Sissinghurst White' AGM . Botanical Name: Pulmonaria 'Sissinghurst White' Exposure: Partial Shade to Full Shade; Indirect to Low Indoors. Pot size: 1 Litre. It's a woodland plant and prefers either a shady location or at least a moist one. Buy Pulmonaria and get the best deals at the lowest prices on eBay! Pulmonaria can be herbaceous or semi-evergreen rhizomatous perennials with terminal clusters of funnel-shaped flowers in late winter or early spring, and often strikingly patterned leaves developing in summer, Details Excellent for ordinary use in appropriate conditions. They are: This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects. Cottage & Informal Garden Wildlife Gardens, Pruning Remove old leaves after flowering, Diseases The name ‘Pulmonaria‘ derives fro the Latin ‘pulmo’, meaning lung, due to the plants being used as a treatment for bronchial diseases – hence the common name ‘lungwort’. Pulmonaria ‘Sissinghurst White' = Spotted wide leaves. Someone must have sneaked some poppy seeds out of the fabled garden at Sissinghurst Castle, and I'm glad, for now we all can have a white garden filled with these pleated silk banners of pure light. Cultivation. Dark green leaves, lightly speckled, bear pure white bell shaped flowers in spring. These plants can be propagated by division in fall or by seed sown in early spring. Always a great favourite with our customers. It is still used for medicinal purposes, although there are legal restrictions on this in some countries. Family Boraginaceae. Perfect for bringing light into … Common name/s ? Cut back the leaves once flowering is over to encourage new leaf growth later in the season. Try an advanced search, RHS Registered Charity no. in the garden and frequently recommend them for part shade and tough soils. Flowering season: March to May. Lungwort 'Sissinghurst White', Jerusalem cowslip, Jerusalem sage, Bethlehem sage, and soldiers and sailors. Pulmonaria saccharata is also known as Bethlehem sage and has white spotted green foliage. Pulmonaria (lungwort) is a genus of flowering plants in the family Boraginaceae, native to Europe and western Asia, with one species (P. mollissima) east to central Asia.According to various estimates there may be between 10 and 18 species found in the wild. Moderate, will reach full size in 2 to 5 years. I have them under a deciduous shrub so they are forgotten about when the shrub is in full flower. Join 222879/SC038262, If you enter just a plant name, you will see results from the old RHS Plant Finder and Selector databases. Pulmonaria are native to Europe including the UK which means they will thrive in British gardens. The gently pleated, silky flowers flatter a wide range of companions. Search by plant name, key attributes or both to find plant details and a list of The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. Condition:--not specified. AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. Low growing, deciduous herbaceous perennial. 12" tall. Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Ground Cover, Underplanting, Wildlife. Pulmonaria Sissinghurst White is one of the best known. Great Savings & Free Delivery / Collection on many items Cotton cool has nice silvered leaves. While it used to be used medicinally for lung ailments, today it's known mostly as a perennial flower that will bloom in the early spring before most other flowers. To maintain vigour, the plant should be divided every three to five years. The blooms attract bees and butterflies while adding a pure and elegant presence to sunny gardens. We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place. Pulmonaria is a very early spring blooming plant with the unfortunate common name of lungwort. Plant in humus-rich, fertile, moist , but well-drained, soil in full or partial shade. Collect seeds in late spring and sow at 10°C. They glow above the silver-spotted foliage. 020 3176 5800 0.1-0.5 metres, Time to ultimate height While generally pest free, this Pulmonaria can be susceptible to powdery mildews in dry conditions. Pulmonaria 'Sissinghurst White' (Lungwort) One of spring's first delights. As this is a cultivar it may not come true to type. Margery fish and sissinghurst white have good spots. 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