• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full shade to filtered sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly to maintain wet or evenly moist soil - weekly, or more.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Slowly reaches 6 to 12 in. tall, spreading 12 to 24. in. wide.
    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:Slowly reaches 6 to 12 in. tall, spreading 12 to 24. in. wide.
    Foliage color:Silver-green
    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); Ligularia (Ligularia); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Thrives in humus-rich, well-drained soils. Provide some shelter from intense afternoon sun. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish root system; once established, water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil. For a tidy appearance, remove old, faded foliage before new leaves emerge in spring.Pruning time: will die back to the ground at end of growing season. for a tidy appearance the plant can be pruned back to the ground..
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full shade to filtered sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: High
    Water regularly to maintain wet or evenly moist soil - weekly, or more.