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Polemonium Heaven Scent

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Polemonium commonly known as Jacob's Ladders. They are an early summer flowering perennial. Upright stems produce clusters of bell shaped blooms, and it's name relates to its ferny foliage either side of the stem, resembling a ladder. An easy to grow, low maintenance plant for front to middle of a border or bed, or perfect for a container. They are loved by pollinators and are very free flowering.

Heaven Scent emerges dark purple and then becomes a violet purple bloom. In the centre is anthers of bright yellow and the blooms are highly fragrant.

    Polemonium Heaven Scent

    About the Polemonium Heaven Scent

    Care Instructions

    Polemonium prefer moist, well drained soil. Keep it well watered until its established.

    Position, sunlight and more

    Polemonium is happy in partial or dappled shade. It also grows well in grassy areas.

    Height and Spread

    Heaven Scent will grow in height 60-90cm and spread 30-45cm.

    Feeding, Pruning & more

    Feeding - A boost during spring of a balanced fertiliser will help new growth.
    Pruning - Deadhead regularly to encourage growth.
    Propagation - Divide plants in the spring to make more plants.

    Our pot & plant size explained

    At Newlands Nursery we grow and sell plants in a variety of different sizes, from small starter plants up to planted containers. 

    We know it can be tricky to picture the size of each plant. This page gives you an idea of the size of the plants we are sending out.

    Please keep in mind that plants vary from one season to the next. The size of the plant refers to the pot or plug it is grown in, rather than the height of the plant, unless specifically mentioned on the plant page. 

    Picture of plug plant size

    Starter Plant (Plug Plant)

    Plug Size: 2cm by 4cm. Our most popular size. This is often the most economical way of buying plants and is a great way to get a head start on the season. Generally this size is best to be potted up before planting out.

    Picture of Jumbo plug plant

    Jumbo Plug

    Plug Size: 6cm by 7cm. A fantastic alternative to a 9cm pot and saves on plastic too. The plants in this size are well established and give you a head start. This size is perfect for planting straight into containers and baskets as well as the garden.

    Picture of 9cm pot

    9cm pot

    Pot size: 9cm by 9-10cm. This size hold some well established plants, some of which maybe around 1 year old. We sell most of our ranges in this size and most of the plants sold in this size, are established enough to be planted straight outside.

    Picture of 13cm or 1 litre pot

    13cm or 1 litre pot

    Pot size: 12-13cm by 12-15cm Currently our largest size of plant, with the exception of our planted containers. Many of our House Plants are available in this size, as well as some special collections and varieties.

    • Flowering time and interest

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