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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.
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Goldenrod Is A tall and showy plant is sometimes known also like the fireworks plant because of its long arching yellow blooms
The plant is commonly known as Goldenrod has a scientific name of Solidago Rugosa. Goldenrod is a member of the Asteraceae genus. Like most of the Aster family, is a hardy herbaceous perennial plant that is native to North America. It is found throughout many US states from Michigan to Georgia and is also found growing wild in some parts of Canada.
Goldenrod is hardy in several different growing conditions, but it prefers wet or marshy soils
Found in drier soil banks along roadways or other raised natural features; the perennial can grow quite tall, with the central stalk sometimes reaching 5 feet in height. The long stems often hold many panicles of tiny flowers that create the overall showy blooms on the plant. These flowers are beautiful to butterflies and other insects. The plant has a long bloom time in late summer and early fall and is remarkably showy when you happen to drive past a large stand of it blooming all at once. The leaves of the goldenrod tend to be rough and wrinkly. The leaves give the plant it’s Latin name.
Goldenrod is a very hardy perennial and it has rhizomes type roots systems.
The root system allows the plant to tolerate wet and heavy clay soils. The root systems also tend to spread readily allowing the plant to take over a favorable area. Goldenrod it is not considered an invasive plant. Goldenrod would look beautiful in any landscape. The plant is not bothered by deer or other wildlife.