Jack In The Pulpit

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$4.99
Bloom Color
Red,
Bloom Season
Spring, Summer,
Bloom Season
Spring, Summer,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Full Sun, Sun & Shade, Full Shade,
Exposure
Full Sun, Sun & Shade, Full Shade,
Exposure
Full Sun, Sun & Shade, Full Shade,
Usage
Flower Gardens & Beds, Flowering,
Usage
Flower Gardens & Beds, Flowering,
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Reviews (2)

  • 5
    Jack in the Pulpit

    Posted by Troas Williams on Aug 30, 2019

    I love how they mix well with my other plants

  • 5
    Jack in the Pulpit

    Posted by Treena Harbor on Aug 30, 2019

    I love how the height mixes in well with my other plants

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Shipping Information

We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. For superior protection for plants in transit, we dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants, and inspect the same day received. You need to report any problems with your order within 3 days. Plant promptly - bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days unless there are weather issues. Keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted, and store in a cool place. Water daily for the first week after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Jack in the Pulpit is a Herbaceous Perennial Plant

Jack in the Pulpit is a herbaceous perennial plant also known by several other names: bog onion, brown dragon, Indian turnip, wild turnip, and American wake robin. From a corm, a long stem produced. A top of the stem is three leaves grouped. The leaves measure 3 to 6 inches long by 1 to 3 inches wide; They surround a hooded cup or spathe a stalk or bulb. The bulb can be green, pink, white, or red;  This forms the Jack in the Pulpit plant's appearance.

Buy Jack In The Pulpit is a Low-Maintenance, Successful Container Grower.

Jack in the Pulpit is poisonous if eaten because it contains oxalic acid. The roots at eaten. If raw, they cause blisters and pain. The roots can be eaten if peeled, cut up into small chunks and roasted at least an hour first. It is native to the lower 48 states and some parts of Canada. It grows in the hardiness zones 2 through 7.

In the spring harvest seeds from the ripe berries and plant them. If using division to propagate, the corm of the Jack in the Pulpit can be planted at least six inches underground. Plant in the organically rich soil. Use plenty of organic mulch such as bark, cocoa bean shells and or pine needles and replace each spring. It prefers shady spots in moist slightly acid soil and annual fertilizing with compost. The first year only one of the three leaves may appear. It could take up to three years for it to flower.

It can grow quite successfully in containers. Sitting in a backyard, they could regularly attract birds. Little maintenance is required. The Jack in the Pulpit will increase from 6 inches to 3 feet in height and up to 6 to 12 inches in width

 

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