Jack in the Pulpit

Jack in the Pulpit

Something very different for your shade garden!

Jack-in-the-Pulpit is a distinctive flowering plant native to wooded areas of eastern North America. Its unique bloom consists of a green and reddish-brown, hooded stalk called a spathe that encloses a spadix--a small, upright spike--of microscopic green to purple florets. The overall effect is that of a preacher sermonizing from a pulpit! In fall, the spathe falls away to reveal a tight cluster of bright red berries that birds feed on. Enjoy this easy-care perennial year after year in a shade garden or stand of trees.Ariseama triphyllum
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    Partial Shade, Full Shade
  • Size

    Premium Plant
  • Zone

    4-9
  • Bloom Time

    Late spring to early summer
  • Height

    18 - 24 inches
  • Soil Requirement

    Well drained, humus-rich soils
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  • Botanical NameArisaema triphyllum
  • FormPerennial (Rhizome)
  • Hardiness Zone4-9
  • Flowering TimeLate spring to early summer
  • Light RequirementsPartial Shade, Full Shade
  • Flower ColorGreen, often with reddish-brown streaks
  • Flower FormA spathe (hoodlike leaf) (aka the "pulpit") that encloses a spadix
  • Foliage Type2 compound leaves, each divided into 3 (sometimes 5) leaflets
  • Growth RateSlow
  • Height/Habit18 - 24 inches
  • Spread15 - 18 inches
  • Spacing15 - 18 inches
  • Planting InstructionsSet rhizome so bottom half is below ground level. Firm well and water thoroughly. Plant where they will get at least 5 hours of sun per day.
  • Soil RequirementsWell drained, humus-rich soils
  • Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
  • PruningNot needed

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Important Shipping Notes:

Breck's times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs and bareroots arrive at the proper planting time (depending on climatic conditions) for each area of North America. To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall, these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window below.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules. The type of product you order or the weather may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below. Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.

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  • Bareroot Perennials
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    3A - 6B 10/7/24 - 11/8/24 11/4/24
    7A - 10B 10/7/24 - 11/22/24 11/18/24
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    Up to $40.00 order $10.95
    $40.01 to $60.00 $14.95
    $60.01 to $80.00 $16.95
    $80.01 to $100.00 $18.95
    $100.01 to over $20.95
  • Bulbs from Holland
    Zones Shipping Dates
    3AB - 10AB 9/19/22 - 12/9/22
    Last Order Date 12/5/22
  • Bareroot Perennials
    Zones Shipping Dates Last Order Date
    3 - 6 10/10/22 - 11/11/22 11/7/22
    7 - 10 10/10/22 - 11/25/22 11/21/22
  • Hedges and Shrubs
    Zones Shipping Dates Last Order Date
    3 - 7 10/3/22 - 11/4/22 10/31/22
    8 - 10 10/3/22 - 11/18/22 11/14/22
  • House Plants
    Zones Shipping Dates Last Order Date
    3AB - 6AB 7/11/22 - 10/21/22 10/17/2022
    7AB - 10AB 7/11/22 - 11/4/22 10/31/22
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    Up to $40.00 order $10.95
    $40.01 to $60.00 $14.95
    $60.01 to $80.00 $16.95
    $80.01 to $100.00 $18.95
    $100.01 to over $20.95

See our shipping information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (513) 354-1512 or contact us at service@brecks.com.

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