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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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Reflexed Sedge - Carex Retroflexa
The Cyperaceae, also known as Re-flexed Sedge, is a family of perennial plants resembling grasses and rushes. The Reflexed Sedge resembles tall, green field grass that grows in a contained area. Reflexed Sedge grows 4 to 20 inches tall. Reflexed Sedge are native to North America, particularly the Midwest and east side of the United States. Add them to landscaping for color, texture, and movement amongst flowers or bushes. Reflexed Sedge is drought resistant and grow in either full sun or shade and require little maintenance. Cool zones should plant in the sun while warmer areas should look for areas of shade.
Reflexed Sedge grow in either dry or moist soil which makes them a great addition to a gardener of any experience level.
Care for the Reflex Sedge is reasonably minimal. Fertilizer is not usually necessary, as they are hardy on their own. They are easy to transplant, so if they start to overtake an area, they can quickly be moved to a different location. Cutting the seed heads off in early spring before it reseeds can stop unwanted spreading. The seeds are feed for many types of birds who also like to use its foliage for nesting. This plant can be trimmed when needed or left alone for a more wild look.\Reflexed Sedge can also be used as turf instead of grass. Reflexed Sedge gives lawns a more meadow type look and cuts down on weeds and the frequent need to mow.Reflexed Sedge is also easier to control than grass, so planting an intentional design or border is simple. Whether adding a few Reflexed Sedge plants or a yard full, this plant is an excellent addition to any landscape.
The Reflexed Sedge tends to crowd out weeds and garden evaders, so it's often a sought after plant for landscaping.