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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 9 to 12 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 18 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Semi-evergreen
Variegated
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Mauve
Other: Raspberry red
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Powdery Mildew
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Division after flowering or in fall.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP12,138 (2001)
Parentage: Bertram Anderson x Leopard
Child plants: one child plant

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Common names
  • Lungwort
  • Bethlehem Sage
  • Jerusalem Sage

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