Lungwort blooms in very early spring, giving your perennial beds a burst of color after the long Wyoming winter. Lungwort displays stunning clumps of silvery, green leaves with shoots of pink and violet-blue flowers. Named Lungwort due to the leaf shape resembling that of a shape of a lung, and was once used for lung ailments. Lungwort thrives in partial to full shade environments with moderate to moist soil in well draining soil. Lungwort will suffer in waterlogged or dry soils. It is cold hardy, and It's leaves are somewhat deer tolerant. This is a perfect burst of color when you can't wait for spring to start.