Brunnera macrophylla

Buglos (Chinese Forget-Me-Not)

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

Siberian bugloss is a rhizomatous, clump-forming perennial which features small, forget-me-not-like flowers (light blue with yellow centers) in airy, branched racemes rising well above the foliage on slender stems to 18" tall in spring.


More About Brunnera macrophylla

  • Best grown in moist, partly shaded areas of shade or woodland gardens where it can be naturalized
  • Synonymous with and sometimes sold as Anchusa myosotidiflora.
  • Bugloss comes from Greek meaning ox tongue in probably reference to the roughness and shape of the leaves.

Tiny, forget-me-not-like flowers (light blue with yellow centers) in airy, branched paniculate cymes rise well above the foliage on slender stems to 15” tall in spring. True mounding habit.

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Height:

12-18 Inches

Spread:

15-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4 - 9

Brunnera macrophylla Characteristics

Attributes

  • Edging
  • Ground Cover
  • Mass Plant
  • Border

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure

  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Shade Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Slow

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Early Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Early Spring
  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Late Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist

Flower Color

  • Blue

Habit

  • Rounded
  • Clumping
  • Mounding