Emerald Mist Heartleaf Brunnera

Brunnera macrophylla 'Emerald Mist' PP #20,460

Stunning silver markings and a light dusting of silver over the entire leaf surface will brighten shade beds and woodland gardens. Tiny, baby blue flowers appear above the mounded, spreading form. Excellent groundcover or accent for container or garden. Herbaceous perennial.
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Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade

Requires regular watering- weekly or more often to maintain constantly moist soil.

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Botanical PronunciationBROO-nair-uh mak-roh-FIL-uh
Average Size at MaturityReaches 12-15 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeMid to late spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorBlue
Foliage ColorSilver-green
Garden StyleMediterranean
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Very Wet Areas
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full shade, Partial shade
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Dwarf Plant, Shade Loving, Tolerates Wet Soils
Water NeedsHigh
Watering NeedsRequires regular watering- weekly or more often to maintain constantly moist soil.

Grows quickly in humus-rich, evenly moist soil. Follow a regular watering schedule to establish a deep, extensive root system. Tolerates morning sun in northern zones. Mulch to protect in winter. Clip old foliage before new growth in spring. May be divided every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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