Botanical name: Pulmonaria rubra
Other names: Red lungwort, Pulmonaria officinalis rubra, Pulmonaria angustifolia 'Rubra'
Species: P. rubra
Pulmonaria rubra is: Deciduous
Flower: Pale-red in Spring; Pale-red in Winter
Foliage: Pale-green in All seasons
Habit: Bushy, Rounded
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Specific diseases: Powdery mildew
Pruning: Remove old leaves after flowering.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Pulmonaria rubra (Red lungwort) will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Ground Cover, Underplanting, Wildlife
Cultivation: Plant in humus-rich, fertile, moist , but well-drained, soil in full or partial shade.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Aspect: North, East, West
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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