I LOVE IT NICE SIZE WHY I GAVE IT A 4 STAR CAUSE DUE TO BAD CONDITION OF THE OTHER PLANT IN BOX WITH IT THIS ONE HAD JUST LITTLE DAMAGE TO NO REASON TO FUSS ABOUT FOR THE PRICE TO
All of them lived and most of them bloomed the first year. I decided to order another 25 this year. I have to say that the quality of these plants is even better, all had nice healthy roots.
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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.
Gattinger's Goldenrod - Solidago gattingeri
Gattinger's Goldenrod blooms later than most other plants, and its clusters of small flowers are vibrant yellow, which makes for high contrast against its lush green leaves. The Gattinger Goldenrod's upper leaves are 2 to 8 inches long, while the basal leaves are 1 inch long. Gattinger's Goldenrod is an excellent water plant to have in your water garden. A plant like this will add tremendous amounts of color to any water garden. Goldenrod plants may not be suitable for individuals who have seasonal allergies.
Gattinger's Goldenrod is a perennial that known for its beautiful burst of golden-yellow color.
A classic plant choice, it requires little maintenance to thrive. Blooming in August to September, it adds that extra brightness to late summer gardens. This native yellow plant is often spotted in the wild, where it grows in fields and other open spaces. It has a beautiful golden-yellow flowering and excellent full shape that easily multiplies by merely separating the stem underground. It's an excellent choice for a colorful border planted along the side of a house and as a lush golden addition to filling in the thinner parts of a garden. While the flower's nectar is highly attractive to pollinators, it has little pest problems, adding to its natural care. In fact, its heavy pollen will stick to pollinators rather than blow around, making it a welcomed garden addition for anyone suffering from allergies.
Along with its pleasing color and mild scent, it is also known for its herbal properties. Easily adaptable and requiring little water, goldenrod is an ideal addition for those looking for a low maintenance plant. Its vibrant yellow color and vigorous flourishing bring some extra sunny cheer to any summer yard and garden.
Gattinger's Goldenrod is a perennial wildflower that has long, wood-like stems and full yellow flowers that grow in thick clusters in a pyramid-like shape.
The plant itself grows to be approximately three feet high, and the flowers can range anywhere from two to sixteen inches tall and nearly as full. The flowers are considered late bloomers because they don’t begin to blossom until mid-to-late July, through early fall. Once they do bloom, they provide vibrant and beautiful fall color and are an excellent addition to the flower garden. Goldenrod makes an excellent cutting flower. The flower is perfect on its own or as a filler in a flower arrangement. These plants are also suitable for attracting bees and butterflies to the garden as they are drawn to the flower’s nectar. The flowers and leaves are edible. The flowers are often used as a garnish in salads. The flowers and leaves can also be dried and used in teas. Growing this plant is easy as it thrives just about anywhere. Once growth is established, the plant will multiply and bloom each year.