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Jack-in-the-Pulpit

Native, Shade-Loving Perennial
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Jack-in-the-Pulpit

Description
Produces spikes with tropical-looking green to purple, sometimes striped flowers in late spring. While the flowers have a delicate look, this perennial is hardy and naturalizes easily. It's a great companion to ferns and hostas. A favorite for woodland gardens, wild gardens, naturalized areas, rain gardens and native plant gardens. Grows 12-24 in. tall. Deer tend to avoid. Plant in full to partial shade. Bareroot. Zones 5-9.
Product Details
  • FormUpright.
  • LightPart to full shade.
  • Height24 inches.
  • Spread10 - 12 inches.
  • Spacing12 inches.
  • Zones4 - 9 (-20° F.).
  • FoliageTwo 3-lobed leaves on 12 inch stems.
  • Flower FormSpadix, white.
  • ColorGreen-yellow with purple patterns on inner and outer leaves.
  • BloomsEarly to mid Spring.
  • FruitBerries, ornamental.
  • Soil RequirementsConstant moist wet site.
  • Growth Rate12 inches.
  • CommentsMix in generous amounts of peat moss, compost, or well rotted dehydrated manure into the soil. Keep soil moist during growing season. Mulch to retain moisture. Feed in early Spring with a 5-10-5 fertilizer. Growth begins as dark red. Unique characteristics: Green mottled spike. The pulpit is green to purple outside, striped pale purple-brown inside. Flower is green to purple. Dried bulbs/corms used medicinally after boiling. Toxic if eaten raw. Bulb/berries contain oxalate crystals - wash hands after handling. Foliage may cause dermatitis if touched. Toxic if ingested.
  • Botanical NameArisaema Triphyllum
  • Size4 - 7 inches tall.
  • DepthLay flat and cover root division with 1-1/2 inches of soil.
Shipping Schedule

Shipping Schedule

Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2018 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Perennials, Bulbs & Flowers
1A-4B 9/4 - 11/2
5A & 5B 9/4 - 11/2
6A & 6B 9/4 - 11/2
7A & 7B 9/4 - 11/2
8A & 8B 9/4 - 11/2
9A-10B 9/4 - 11/2
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 29, 2018

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Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

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