• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full shade to filtered sun
    Watering Needs:
    Needs wet or constantly moist soil.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Foliage slowly spreads to 12 in. tall; flower stems 18 in tall.
    Key Feature:
    Dramatic Foliage Color
    Blooms:
    Spring
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:BROO-ner-uh mak-roh-FIL-uh
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth habit:Spreading
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:Foliage slowly spreads to 12 in. tall; flower stems 18 in tall.
    Foliage color:Silver-blue
    Blooms:Spring
    Flower color:Blue
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Garden styleCottage
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
    Companion PlantsCoral Bells (Heuchera); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Hosta (Hosta); Columbine (Aquilegia); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Thrives in humus-rich, well-drained soils. Provide some shelter from intense afternoon sun. Water regularly to maintain consistently moist soil. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full shade to filtered sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: High
    Needs wet or constantly moist soil.