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Pulmonaria - hybrid 'Dark Vador' / lungwort

    Pulmonaria - hybrid 'Dark Vador' / lungwort

    Pulmonaria Dark Vador is a unique and stunning perennial that is sure to catch the eye of any gardener. It is named after the famous Star Wars character due to its dark, almost black foliage, which contrasts beautifully with the bright blue flowers that bloom in early spring.

    Product Characteristics:
    • Height: 30-40 cm (12-16 in)
    • Spread: 45-60 cm (18-24 in)
    • Flower color: Bright blue
    • Flowering period: Early spring
    • Foliage: Dark green, almost black, with silver spots
    • Sunlight requirements: Partial shade to full shade
    • Soil requirements: Well-draining, moist, rich soil
    • Hardiness Zone: 4

    Pulmonaria Dark Vador is a great choice for shaded or woodland gardens, as well as mixed borders. It is a beautiful groundcover and can be planted under trees or shrubs.

    This plant is very low-maintenance and can tolerate a wide range of soil conditions. It is also deer-resistant and attracts bees and butterflies to the garden.

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    Care Instructions:
    Pulmonaria Dark Vador prefers moist soil and partial to full shade. It should be watered regularly to keep the soil consistently moist. Deadheading spent flowers will encourage a longer bloom period, and the plant should be cut back after flowering to promote fresh foliage growth.

    Final Thoughts:
    Pulmonaria Dark Vador is a unique and striking addition to any shade garden. Its dark foliage and bright blue flowers create a beautiful contrast that is sure to attract attention. It is also low-maintenance and versatile, making it a great choice for any gardener looking to add some interest to their garden.