Blue Joint Grass

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$9.99
Bloom Season
Summer,
Height At Maturity
Under 10 Feet
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Full Sun,
Usage
Drought Tolerant Plants, Ponds & Water Gardens,
Usage
Drought Tolerant Plants, Ponds & Water Gardens,

Reviews (1)

  • 4
    Love it

    Posted by UNC on 9th May 2016

    Flowing in the wind, growing wild, it looks amazing!

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Blue Joint Grass - Calamagrostis canadensis

Blue Joint Grass is a perennial cool season grass and is one of the most popular herbs on the market. It is tall, robust, resilient and beautiful with long leaf blades. The name Blue Joint is derived from the purplish-blue nodes on the plant's stems. Seedheads are narrow and tall and may be loose or dense. It increases, especially in the first year. It thrives in moist soil. It flowers in late June or July and sees maturity in late Summer. It is beautiful purplish-blue when in bloom and becomes tan as the season progresses. 

Blue Joint Grass is forgiving of standing water and is an asset along ponds and lakes. 

Blue Joint Grass plant can tolerate a temporary spring flood up to 6 inches and can withstand saturation of water up to twenty-four hours. It is known to provide soil stability in wet areas. Aside from thriving in moist soil, Blue Joint Grass also possess some degree of shade tolerance but prefers full sunlight. It can withstand Winter weather and can survive temperatures of minus forty to one-hundred degrees Fahrenheit at maturity.

Blue Joint Grass plant is very popular with gardeners and landscapers who like to use it in water gardens. Blue Joint Grass is a beautiful grass for filling in large spaces and does well in a natural landscape. It is very much an independent plant and requires little care. Blue Joint Grass is excellent for adding beauty to walkways and borders. Butterflies and birds find it attractive and it looks beautiful as it sways in the wind. This grass has been said to look like a work of art when it is placed around a lake or pond. 

Blue Joint Grass is a great addition to your lawn or garden. 

 

 

 

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