Brunnera macrophylla (Heartleaf Alkanet)
Brunnera macrophylla
Print Plant Details

« Previous Plant  |   Next Plant »

Brunnera macrophylla

Heartleaf Alkanet

Plant Type: Perennials

Large green, heart-shaped leaves with delicate sprays of sky-blue flowers, tolerates more sun than variegated types.

  • Sky blue flowers
  • Green leaves
  • Tolerates more sun than the variegated brunnera
Item # Pack Size  
4508900 25 #1 Div. Please Login for Pricing

Height:

12-15 in

Spread:

11-17 in

Zone:

3-8

Brunnera

Common Name: Heartleaf Alkanet

Beautiful woodland plant, prefering moist soils and plenty of humus. If the soil becomes too dry, the foliage easily crinkles and dies. Attractive forget-me-not type flowers bloom late spring into early summer. Use only in areas where adequate moisture is supplied.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
Shade Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Moist Soil

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Attributes

Mass Plant
Border
Ground Cover

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Spring / Early Summer