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Jacob's Ladder

Polemonium reptans

Description:

Jacob's ladder is a favorite native plant for shady spots. It has long handsome leaves, sometimes variegated, with a ladder-like arrangement of leaflets. Heavy clusters of clear lavender blue, pink, yellow, or white flowers with conspicuous stamens nod atop slender stems. It has long handsome leaves, sometimes variegated, with a ladder-like arrangement of leaflets. Heavy clusters of clear lavender blue, pink, yellow, or white flowers with conspicuous stamens nod atop slender stems.

Habitat:

Jacob's ladder is a favorite native plant for shady spots. Jacob's ladder is a winner in sunny or lightly shaded beds and borders as well as in native plant gardens. Well-drained soil is a must.

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VioletItzelPratt
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VioletItzelPratt

Belmont, New York, USA

Spotted on Apr 23, 2011
Submitted on Apr 23, 2011

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