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Polemonium ‘Golden Feathers’ (PBR)
(Jacobs Ladder)


£20.00 £17.00
April - June
50cm x 40cm
Partial Shade, Sun
Foliage Colour
Fully Hardy

Polemonium ‘Golden Feathers’ is a prized addition to our range, celebrated for its textured variegated foliage and exquisite purple flowers. The fern-like leaves, adorned with creamy-white edges, create a sophisticated visual appeal, adding a touch of beauty to those shaded areas. This perennial’s low-maintenance nature and overall aesthetic charm make it a standout choice for garden enthusiasts. We particularly enjoy it in mixed borders.

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Polemonium Golden Feathers is our popular striking perennial which showcases delicate, fern-like foliage in a brilliant golden hue, resembling a cascading waterfall of sunshine in your garden. The Polemonium Golden Feathers is a true showstopper, attracting attention from near and far. Its foliage emerges in vibrant golden tones, captivating onlookers with its radiant glow. As the plant matures, the leaves develop a feathery texture, adding depth and interest to its already vigorous appearance. Its compact growth habit makes it a versatile addition to borders, rock gardens, or containers, effortlessly adding a touch of textural interest to any space. This perennial's charm extends beyond its foliage. In late Spring and early Summer, it produces clusters of delicate, sky-blue flowers that dance upon wiry stems, creating a whimsical display. The contrast between the golden foliage and the soft blue blooms is the reason we selected it in our range. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a novice, the Polemonium Golden Feathers is an extraordinary addition to your mixed perennial borders. Its golden foliage, delicate blue blooms, and adaptability make it a wonderful focal point that elevates any garden design.    

Planting Conditions

Polemonium Golden Feathers is a versatile plant that thrives in a variety of planting conditions. It prefers well-drained soil with a slightly acidic to neutral pH. This resilient beauty can tolerate full sun to partial shade, making it suitable for a range of garden settings. Whether you plant it in borders, containers, or rock gardens, it adds a touch of golden elegance to any landscape. With its compact growth habit, it's also well-suited for smaller gardens or as a charming edging plant. Just provide regular watering to keep the soil lightly moist and watch as Polemonium Golden Feathers transforms your outdoor space with its radiant golden foliage.

Watering & Feeding

When it comes to watering and feeding, Polemonium Golden Feathers appreciates a balanced approach. Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged to mimic its natural woodland habitat. Regularly check the soil moisture level and water when the top inch feels dry. As for feeding, a slow-release fertiliser in early Spring provides a steady supply of nutrients. Alternatively, you can use a diluted liquid fertiliser every four to six weeks during the growing season. This will ensure Polemonium Golden Feathers maintains its striking golden foliage and abundant blooms. Remember, moderation is key to avoid overwatering or overfeeding, keeping this stunning plant in optimal health.

General Care

Caring for Polemonium Golden Feathers is a delight for any gardener. This stunning plant thrives in well-drained soil and prefers a location with partial shade to protect its delicate foliage from scorching sun. Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged, as excessive moisture can lead to root rot. Deadhead spent blooms to encourage prolonged flowering and remove any damaged or yellowing foliage to maintain its attractive appearance. With its low-maintenance nature and resistance to pests and diseases, Polemonium Golden Feathers is a reliable and easy-care addition to any garden. Sit back, relax, and watch this golden beauty flourish with minimal effort.