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Pulmonaria 'Opal'

Common Name: Lungwort

Plant Family: Boraginaceae

Pulmonaria  'Opal'
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Price:  £6.00
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Availability:  

  

1 in stock

Size/Qty:  1 litre pot


Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Position/ Situation:  Shady Border
Sun/ Shade:  Part Shade
Planting Style:  woodland
Suggested Use:  Ground Cover or Underplanting
Season of Interest:  Spring
Flower Colour:  Blue
Leaf Colour:  Variegated
Height:  very low (less than 1ft)
Soil Type:  Heavy/Clay
Soil PH:  No preference
Bee and Butterfly:  Bee
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Rabbit Resistant Plants
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus


A lovely cultivar with masses of ice-blue flowers in spring over mounds of leaves which are green with white markings, the white often predominant. Deserves good moisture retentive soil in part shade. This perennial is in the Borage family which is a particularly good plant family for Bees and being early flowering too this is an indespensible plant for pollintating insects.


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10    

 

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


Goes well with
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A beautiful spring flowering shrub with pale pink flowers emerging from red buds on bare stems in March and April. An excellent shrub or small tree for a pot