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Brunnera macrophylla 'Emerald Mist'

#PP20460, CPBR3976

Also called Heartleaf Alkanet


More About Brunnera macrophylla 'Emerald Mist' (PP20460, CPBR3976)

  • Blue flowers resemble those of forget-me-nots
  • Blooms before or amongst the emerging foliage
  • Hairy, heart-shaped leaves, up to 20 cm across
  • Distinct, silver edging around the perimeter of the leaves
  • Bloom Time: Early spring

Zone:

3

Height:

30-40 cm

Spread:

30-45 cm

Colour:

Blue (light)
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Siberian Bugloss Growing and Maintenance Tips

Brunnera needs to be grown away from direct sunlight under deciduous trees. Grows best in a fertile, humus-rich, moist, but well-drained soil. Best grown in temperate climates with cooler summers.


Brunnera macrophylla 'Emerald Mist' (PP20460, CPBR3976) Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Bog or water garden
Bog or water garden
Rock garden
Rock garden
Ground cover
Ground cover

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Clumping
Mounding

Foliage Color

Silver
Green

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Border/edging

 Suitable Substitutions for Brunnera macrophylla 'Emerald Mist'