Brunnera macrophylla (Adams) I.M.Johnst.

Siberian Bugloss


Family: Boraginaceae

Genus: Brunnera

Category: Perennial

Zones: 3 to 8

Size: To 18" tall, 30" wide

Exposure: Part Shade

Description: 

Rhizomatous, clumping perennial. Green, heart-shaped leaves at base. Lavender blue flowers with yellow centers in spring on stems above the foliage, to 18". Prefers moist, well-drained soil in part shade.

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History: 

Published in Contr. Gray Herb. 73: 54 in 1924.

Basionym Myosotis macrophylla Adams.

Native to Asia (Turkey and Georgia).


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