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Brunnera macrophylla


Plant Type: Perennial
Exposure: Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade  Shade Tolerant  
MORNING sun/AFTERNOON shade to FULL shade

Clusters of small, forget-me-not blue flowers hang over large, heart-shaped green leaves. Very nice in the shade border with hostas. Requires well-drained soil.





Growth Habit

FILLER (mounded)

Landscape Application:

Combine with hostas, ferns in moist, shady border and woodland gardens.

Brunnera macrophylla Plant Care:

Prefers average, dry to medium wet, well-drained soil. Tolerates drought and poor soils.

USDA Hardiness Zone: Zone 3 (-40/-30F)

Brunnera Merit Awards and Special Collections

Brunnera Characteristics & Attributes

Season of Interest

EARLY (March-April), MIDSEASON (May-June), LATE (July-frost)

Early Season (March - April)
Mid Season (May - June)
Late Season (July - frost)
Soil Moisture Needs

Moderate soil moisture.

Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
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