General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 12 to 18"
Plant Spread: 1'6" to 2'
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Division after flowering or in fall.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Various insects
Child plants: one child plant

Common names
  • Lungwort

Photo Gallery
Location: Clement Gray Bowers Rhododendron Collection, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Date: 05/09/2003
photo by Cornell Plantations via Cornell University Library's eCo

photo credit: Averater

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