Scientific Name : Polemonium yezoense
Common Name : Jacob's Ladder
Hardiness Zone : 5a - 9a
Hardiness Degree : -20°F (-29°C)
Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring
Plant Habit : Columnar
Characteristics : Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Shade Tolerant, Frost Tolerant
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 18 - 20" (46 - 51cm)
Height : 24 - 26" (61 - 66cm)
Width : 16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)
Exposure : Partial Sun
General Information : Polemonium ‘Kaleidoscope’ has tricolored leaves, initially green, white and deep pink in early Spring. As the plant matures the pink lightens slightly, but the strong tricolors continue throughout the season. Dark blue flowers are produced from late Spring.
Idea & Tips : Plant Polemonium ‘Kaleidoscope’ in a semi-shady location in well-drained soils.
Grower Information : Flowers in late Spring to early Summer and offers great flower and foliage combinations. Emerges with cream-flushed, deep pink-red foliage and matures to bronze-green with creamy-yellow variegation, maintaining a pink flush with purple-blue flowers.
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Walter Blom Plants, B.V.