PlantsBrunnera→Heartleaf Brunnera (Brunnera macrophylla 'Emerald Mist')

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 14-17 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Leaves: Variegated
Other: Superior markings over Brunnera Langtrees.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Flower Time: Spring
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP20460

My favorite cultivar of brunnera, but somewhat hard to find

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Posted by Marilyn (Kentucky - Zone 6a) on Aug 30, 2014 5:04 PM

Emerald Mist was introduced by Walters Gardens in Michigan. It was found as a sport of Jack Frost. The leaves are heart-shaped with silver markings on top. Keep the soil moist. Tolerant of more sun than other variegated Brunneras, but in hot summer areas afternoon shade is needed to prevent leaf scorch. Great woodland plant.

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