Jack-in-the-Pulpit (Arisaema triphyllum)

Jack-in-the-Pulpit (Arisaema triphyllum)

Jack-in-the-Pulpit is a classic woodland wildflower that looks like a person in a pulpit. A sheltered flower figure will slowly turn into a vibrant red bundle of seeds.

Details

Sun:    Shade, Part Shade
Moisture:    Medium-Wet, Medium
Height:    12 inches
Blooms:    April, May, June, July
Color:    Green and Maroon; Red
Spacing:    12-18″
Zones:    3-9
Benefits:    Birds

Design Tips

Plant in a shady or wooded area with healthy soil and good moisture.

Companion Plants

Dutchman’s Breeches
Star Sedge
Columbine
Pennsylvania Sedge