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Polemonium reptans 'Touch of Class'

#PP19768

Also called Variegated Jacob's Ladder


Polemonium reptans 'Touch of Class' - Jacob's Ladder

More About Polemonium reptans 'Touch of Class' (PP19768)

  • Clump forming, mounding habit
  • Grown for its variegated foliage
  • Pinnate leaves (25cm) are composed of many, oblong leaflets, 4 cm long
  • Foliage emerges green with a thin, white margin and pinkish hue
  • Pink buds open to pale blue flowers
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to early summer

Zone:

3

Height:

40-45 cm

Spread:

50-55 cm

Colour:

Blue (light)
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Jacob's Ladder Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in an average to moist, cool soil, in partial sun, however, it is sun tolerant with adequate moisture. Prune back after flowering to improve the overall appearance and maintain a compact habit.


Polemonium reptans 'Touch of Class' (PP19768) Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Fragrant
Fragrant
Ground cover
Ground cover

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Compact
Mounding
Clumping

Foliage Color

Variegated
White
Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Woodland/woods edge

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