Blood Root - Sanguinaria canadensis
Blood root is a stunning native perennial plant that offers several benefits when incorporated into landscaping. Its unique characteristics and ecological value make it an attractive addition to gardens and natural areas.
This plant ships bare-root and dormant (no leaves or foliage) It will not green out until next spring.
One of it's main benefits is its aesthetic appeal. The plant features attractive lobed leaves and elegant, pure white flowers with a golden-yellow center, which bloom in early spring. This early flowering adds a burst of color to the landscape after winter, making it a welcome sight for homeowners and wildlife alike.
Beyond its visual charm, it is also known for its ecological benefits. It is contributing to the overall biodiversity of the garden. As a native species, it plays an essential role in supporting local ecosystems, providing a food source for native wildlife and insects.
Blood root is relatively low maintenance, making it suitable for landscaping projects.
Once established, it can thrive in shaded areas, making it an ideal addition to woodland gardens or naturalized landscapes. Additionally, it has a spreading habit, forming attractive clumps over time, enhancing the visual impact.
In summary, blood root is a visually captivating and ecologically beneficial plant, offering a range of advantages for landscaping projects. Its early spring blossoms, ability to attract pollinators, low maintenance requirements, and historical significance make a natural beauty to gardens and landscapes. By incorporating it into our outdoor spaces, we create stunning visuals and contribute to the preservation of native plant species and support local ecosystems.
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Have not had blood root before and look forward to seeing them in the spring.
The tubers arrived in great shape and well-packed. I look forward to having these bloom next spring.
Hi love this plant—a wonderful harbinger of Spring in Ohio. Just a guarantee of the promise of Spring.
I was very pleased with their quality and size. I planted them immediately. They acclimated well and have shown significant growth.
Seeds are sprouting & very happy green!