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Jacobs Ladder

Polemonium

Jacob’s Ladder

Polemonium ‘Bressingham Purple’ (P-2154)

Each 8.25

AVAILABLE JUNE 2021

A chromatic Adrian Bloom selection, this lush ferny-leafed perennial made its initial debut at the Chelsea Flower Show in 2002. Premiering rich purple hues during spring and fall plus a neat ladder-like aspect, some 27 odd-pinnately compound leaflets form a close-set dark green mound. Charming, loosely arranged, scented clusters of cup-shaped brilliant lavender-blue blooms on sturdy burgundy-colored stems rollick above. ‘Bressingham Purple’ relishes cool summer locales plus consistently moist and somewhat shady niches, but detests hot humid summers. (pp#15,367)

Blooms April–May

Size: 15" – 18" high x 15" – 18" wide.

Hardy to zone 4.

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