pot size guide This perennial dies back to below ground level each year in autumn, then fresh new growth appears again in spring. Pot Sizes. Brunnera macrophylla 'Alexander's Great' is a supersized Siberian Bugloss with huge, heart-shaped, heavily silvered leaves adorned with contrasting green veins and edges. Quantity. Brunnera 'Sea Heart' produces dense clumps of silvery foliage with distinct green veining. Blue. The blooms add blue and lavender tones in spring, while the heart-shaped leaves stay showy all season! Exquisite green veining throughout the frosted silver leaves resemble the intricate wing of a dragonfly. Brunnera Sea Heart Height 30cm. Bears delicate sprays of pale blue and pink flowers in spring. 1-Quart Item # 31164. Quantity 1 Plus Minus. Thicker substance reportedly helps leaves resist scorch in hot, humid summers. Exceptional silver and green patterned foliage is heat and humidity resistant, makes a great ground cover, and lights up the shady garden well into fall. An herbaceous perennial. Brunnera macrophylla ‘Sea Heart’ We have been growing Brunnera for many years, last year we stumbled across Brunnera macrophylla ‘Sea Heart’ a little by accident, and we love it. Brunnera macrophylla 'Sea Heart' (PBR) Join the RHS today and get 12 months for the price of 9. Lovely naturalizing carefree habit. Be the first to review this product. Brunnera Sea Heart. A perennial that grows well in shady positions, this really is a great foliage plant. The foliage on this new Brunnera is as thick as cardboard and it holds up way better in the heat and humidity of summer. Silvery leaves with prominent dark green veins are thick and hefty to stand up well in heat and humidity. 'Sea Heart' was discovered as a naturally occurring mutation of Brunnera macrophylla ‘Silver Lace’ by Peter Jan Willemsen of Veenendaal, The Netherlands in 2010. Large heart shaped leaves that make some of the other cultivars look tiny. Division not needed for 6-10 years or longer unless clumps die out in the center. Pruning macrophylla (Siberian bugloss). Brunnera macrophylla 'Sea Heart' PP24684 Siberian Bugloss. Sprays of delicate, 18” blue Forget-me-not flowers appear in spring and remain colorful for … Quantity. Vigorous. Aspect. W hile seemingly a lookalike of ‘Jack Frost’ its claim to fame—aside from the irrepressibly bright leaves—is a greater tolerance for heat and humidity. Far and away the most colorful Brunnera yet, 'Sea Heart' is a changing delight in the partly to fully shaded border or container. Brunnera 'Sea Heart' Be the first to review this product. Brunnera Sea Heart. read more . Pale blue flower arise above the foliage during spring. Botanical Name: Brunnera Sea Heart . Considerably tougher and hardier than other varieties of Brunnera’s, it will add diversity and interest to any dull/shady area in the garden. I was a skeptic because I've never been able to grow 'Jack Frost' here. Blooms slightly earlier than other brunneras in forget-me-not flowers that morph from pink to baby blue. New cultivars add wonderful choices to this versatile garden performer. Water Needs. This cultivar has season-long attributes that extend well beyond its’ early spring bloom season. Stock. Brunnera prefer well drained, moist soil enriched with organic matter. Brunnera macrophylla Delivery from £6.99 - Click for Details; Click and Collect; Contact Us. Unlike many other Brunnera, the variegation on the foliage remains true even through summer's heat. Brunnera 'Sea Heart' Silvery Foliage and Bicolor Bloom Sprays! Heart shaped, thick leaves are a magnificent silver, veined green. Excellent for the woodland garden. These are hairy leaves speckled with silver on dark green and veins that are very eye-catching. When in full flower, all 3 colors are present at once, creating a seldom-seen flush of bright color for the shade! Named for the shape of its silvery grey leaves, Sea Heart enchants with a vibrant green trim and Wedgewoodblue blooms that appear in mid spring. Far and away the most colorful Brunnera yet, 'Sea Heart' is a changing delight in the partly to fully shaded border or container. •Attractive foliage year round. Sea Heart is a rhizomatous perennial that grows short in height and spreads like creepers covering the ground quickly. Variety Profile. At present our information about this plant is limited to a list of the nurseries that supply it. Why are there no more details? Sprays of delicate, 18” blue Forget-me-not flowers appear in spring and remain colorful for about 4 weeks. Stands up to heat and humidity where other varieties will not. Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil in a cool site in full or partial shade. Siberian Bugloss. Tidy mounds of foliage shimmer in dappled sunlight, so plant in groups for full effect. Brunnera macrophylla 'Sea Heart' (Siberian bugloss) The heart-shaped, almost silver leaves are extremely handsome, and have deep green veining. These are hairy leaves speckled with silver on dark green and veins that are very eye-catching. When in full flower, all 3 colors are present at once, creating a seldom-seen flush of bright color for the shade! Sprays of pink buds open to dainty blue flowers for a lovely two-tone effect above the vigorous clump of heart-shaped leaves. Bred by Spitsbergen-Willemsen of the Netherlands. An improved vari… ‘Langtrees’ and has large heart-shaped leaves with the veins highlighted in silver making this sport very distinct. Saved from google.com. Common name: 'Sea Heart' and 'Silver Heart' Siberian bugloss or Siberian forget-me-not. Plant Details Growing Tips Extra Info Where To Buy Plant With. Tidy mounds of foliage shimmer in dappled sunlight, so plant in groups for full effect. Considerably tougher and hardier than other varieties of Brunneras, it will add diversity and interest to any dull/shady area in the garden. 1-Quart Item # 31164. 2 litre pot £17.99. It has large heart-shaped leaves that are mottled with silver between green veins. Rating: * Your opinion about this product: * Please note: this review is about the product and not about the garden centre, delivery, etc. A sport of 'Jack Frost' Soil type. Use Brunnera to add interest under deciduous trees or shrubs. This is a choice collector’s plant, but an easy-to-grow perennial that performs well in all but the driest of shady conditions. Light Needs. Early, two-toned pink and blue flowers will delight in the spring. Shade. Sea Heart held up much better to the heat and humidity of the Mid-Atlantic and it flowered bout a week to two weeks early with a lovely two-toned bloom. The attractive silver foliage with green markings is the perfect backdrop for sprays of small, rich blue flowers in spring attracting bees to your garden. favorites to exciting new varieties! Provided there is sufficient moisture, plants can tolerate full sun; as the leaves are so thick, little or no scorching occurs. Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous. Similar in appearance to the wonderful Brunnera macrophylla ‘Jack Frost’. (Siberian bugloss 'Sea Heart') 'Sea Heart' _ 'Sea Heart' is a mound-forming, rhizomatous perennial, bearing large, heart-shaped, silver-marked, dark green leaves and, in spring, airy panicles of small, lightly fragrant, blue flowers fading … This striking variety will win you over with its bold heart shaped leaves. Description. Vigorous. ADD add to wishlist. When it comes to foliage and flower combos, ‘Sea Heart’ brunnera can’t be beat. Brunnera are ideal for a woodland setting, a semi-shaded border or along a pond edge. Brunnera macrophylla ‘Sea Heart’ is a very good plant. A bare root plant is a non potted specimen which is sent with it's roots in compost, wrapped in a polythene bag. The mound throws up … Description. Get gardening inspiration delivered right to your door — from classic Being North East facing the back garden seemed the best area for this woodlander. 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star 1 star (0 reviews) Write review. A must-have perennial for your shade lineup. Finally breeders are really working on what is "climate change" for us northern gardeners and what plants in our gardens have to put up with. Finally breeders are really working on what is "climate change" for us northern gardeners and what plants in our gardens have to put up with. Brunnera macrophylla Sea Heart is a rhizomatous perennial that grows short in height and spreads like creepers covering the ground quickly. Name: Clint Brown Medina, TN (Zone 7b) clintbrown Jun 1, 2016 2:27 PM CST. Naturalizes well, returning yearly. The metallic leaves of this variety are particularly thick, reducing the risk of scorch. Light Needs. Low maintenance otherwise. Plant number: 1.106.300. Brunnera macrophylla ´Sea Heart´ Brunnera macrophylla goes by several equally prevalent common names, including Siberian bugloss, false forget-me-not, brunnera, large-leaf brunnera, and heartleaf.Whatever you call it, this species has always been a popular shade plant because it has long-lasting sprays of bright blue flowers and because it is so low maintenance. However, this plant's thick and rough leaves really do protect it from our heat more. Brunnera macrophylla ‘Sea Heart’ is a great perennial addition to the part-shade to full shade perennial garden. Cut back the faded flower stalks after flowering. W hile seemingly a lookalike of ‘Jack Frost’ its claim to fame—aside from the irrepressibly bright leaves—is a greater tolerance for heat and humidity. Photo courtesy of Plants Nouveau. Foliage dies down in autumn and it is hardy. 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