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Boland's picture
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Joined: 2009-09-25

My Brunnera macrophylla 'Jack Frost' is starting to open.

Hoy's picture
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Joined: 2009-12-15

I have not 'Jack Frost' but the common species is roaming in my woodland! 'Jack Frost' seems to have much better color of the leaves though.

Trond Rogaland, Norway - with cool, often rainy summers  (29C max) and mild, often rainy winters (180 cm/year)!

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Joined: 2012-04-02

I will try to take some pictures of Brunnera 'Betty Bowering' , 'Hadspen Cream' , 'Variegata' and 'Mrs.Morse' , 'Langtrees' next week.

Here is my 'Jack Frost'

I have another one thats a little smaller because of more shade, i will take a picture of it maybe tomorrow , when sun is shinning.

Mark McD
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Joined: 2009-12-14

Ooh, the silver on those leaves is so intense, really brightens up a shady spot.  So far, I haven't gone for any of these as they are so darned expensive, and I already have one very expensive habit... epimediums!  Looking forward to seeing the other cultivars, ones that I'm not familiar with.

Mark McDonough Massachusetts, USA, near the New Hampshire border USDA Zone 5 antennaria at  

cohan's picture
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Joined: 2011-02-03

Love the silvers :)

west central alberta, canada; just under 1000m; record temps:min -45C/-49F;max 34C/93F;

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Joined: 2012-04-02

So while having a very hard week of work , i have taken new pictures of some Brunnera

First one is Brunnera macrophylla

Next one is Brunnera macrophylla 'Betty Bowering' with very nice white flowers. I like this cultivar.

A cultivar that looses his leafcolor sometimes is Brunnera macrophylla 'Variegata'. I returns to green leaves then :-(

An other cultivar is Brunnera macrophylla 'Langtrees' with some silver dots on the leave

There are some other cultivars like 'Hadspen Cream' ( i hope to take a picture in the future, i forgot it) , 'Looking Glass' (looks a little like a 'Jack Frost' but i prefer 'Jack Frost') and other

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