“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
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Polemonium caeruleum

Jacob's Ladder

Garden(s):

Oval

Type:

Perennial

Height:

45-80 cm (18-32 in)

Spread:

30-45 cm, (12-18 in)

Light:

Full sun, Part shade

Water:

Moderate

Zone:

2

Bloom Time:

June, July

Bloom Colour:

Blue, White, Purple

Foliage Colour:

Green

Soil:

Clay, Sandy

Notes:

Clumping finely divided fern like foliage. Clusters of dainty bell shaped flowers on long stems. Long bloom period if deadheaded. Prefers moist soil especially in sunny spots.