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Polemonium caeruleum 'Bressingham Purple'
Common Name: Jacob's Ladder Family: Polemoniaceae (The Phlox Family)

Polemonium caeruleum 'Bressingham Purple'
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A beautiful Jacob's ladder with smokey purple foliage topped with purple flowers that smell like grape Hubba Bubba bubblegum! Nothing takes you back to your childhood like the smell of bubblegum. Sun to part-shade.

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Garden Origin

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourPurple 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeLate Spring 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Sun Full - Part Shade Sun Part Sun Part Shade  Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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Recommended Companion Plants:
Brunnera macrophylla "'Hadspen Cream'"
Brunnera macrophylla "'Looking Glass'"

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