Denver Plants

Common name: "Bethlehem Sage" or "Lungwort"
Latin name:
Pulmonaria 'Majeste'

Bethlehem Sage
Zone: 4 - 8
Elevation to:
Growth habit:
Clump forming
Max height:
10" - 12"
Spread: 18"
Flowers: Yes, April - May
Flower type: Funnel shaped
Native to area: No
Available varieties: 5+
Water: Pictured: Pulmonaria 'Majeste'
Photo: Missouri Botanic Gardens
Cultivation: Plant in full or partial shade in compost rich, moist soils. Space new container grown plants 18" - 24" apart. Plants should be divided every 4th or 5th season. Grows well in containers.

Seed can be planted in the ground after danger of hard frost has passed... or purchase pre-started plants at your local Garden Center. Once established, plants can be divided after they have flowered, or in early fall.

Potential pests ~ diseases:
Powdery mildew when in drought.
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