Jacob's Ladder Plants
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growing jacob’s ladder

Zone eastern kansas | halfpintth added on August 28, 2015 | Answered

I have a new grandson named Jacob and I want to get a Jacob's ladder plant for his parents. Can you grow one indoors or outside only?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on August 29, 2015

Congratulations!
Jacob's Ladder is a woodland perennial. It would be difficult to grow indoors, but a shady garden spot would be perfect.

Here is a link with growing information.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/jacobs-ladder/growing-jacobs-ladder-plant.htm

I did find a perennial named Jacob's Rod.
http://www.gardening.cornell.edu/homegardening/sceneef04.html

A Bee Balm or Monarda cultivator named Jacob's Rod-it is red in color.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/bee-balm/bee-balm-care.htm

Good Luck with your garden project.

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