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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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Rose of Sharon is a Hardy, Easy Growing Hibiscus Shrub
Pink Hibiscus is a hardy hibiscus shrub that is easy to grow. It is characterized by its soft and graceful stems coupled with its large and pink flowers. The pink blooms are bright and distinctive, making people fall in love with them instantly. Its flowers are shaped like a trumpet. This hibiscus shrub is suited to informal or formal groupings, plantings, hedges, screens, and shrub borders.Pink Hibiscus produces flowers that contain five petals, single or double in pink color. The shrub blooms late in spring through to early fall. Its leaves are dark green and have a margin that is coarsely toothed. This shrub is capable of tolerating aerosol salt and the occasional drought or wet periods. It requires minimal pruning and ample moisture as well as protection from the afternoon sun to ensure it flowers well. This shrub can survive in cold areas where other plants cannot. Pink Rose of Sharon fits into several landscapes uses. It can be planted at the border, hedge, container, or specimen. It is excellent to use in your view as it grows into a large shrub while young plants can be grown in containers. They are supposed to be moved to the landscape when they mature. Rose of SharonThe shrub attracts hummingbirds and butterflies due to its beautiful flowers. Pink Rose of Sharon is a flowering tree shrub native to China and India but has naturalized very well in many suburban areas due to the introduction of species’ many cultivars. Commonly known by its scientific name—Hibiscus syriacus—this ornamental shrub is highly valued around the world for its beautiful flowers, extended and plentiful growing season, culinary goodness, and its many medicinal uses. The hibiscus flowers in late spring through early fall, producing 5-petaled, trumpet-shaped, single or double flowers that are white, pink, red, purple, or violet.
Rose of Sharon can Grow as a Large Shrub to attract Hummingbirds and Butterflies with its Beautiful Flowers
The Rose of Sharon shrub can reach a height of 8-12’ and a spread of 6-10’ at maturity; growing at an average rate of 13-24” in height per year.
Hibiscus Profile• Easy to grow, hardy• Prefers acidic, moist, well-drained soil• Full sun and a partial shade (minimum of 4 hours direct sunlight per day)• Requires little pruning. Can be pruned to accentuate its natural trumpet shape• Tolerates aerosol salt and occasional wet or drought periods• Features medium to dark green leaves
The lovely Pink Hibiscus (Hibiscus moscheutos) exudes feminine tropical beauty for any landscape. The plants are often called "dinner plate" flowers because they dazzle the eye with large blooms that can reach anywhere from six to twelve inches across. The versatile hibiscus can be grown in the soil in USDA hardiness zones of 5-10 and also thrive in a container and moved about to accommodate ideal conditions. Some can reach about four feet in height.
The flower blooms best when the temperature ranges between 60 and 90 degrees. It prefers being in the sun for six hours daily. A little afternoon shade creates the perfect escape from overly hot days. Pink Hibiscus enjoy soggy soil and humidity. Place the beautiful plant away from windy areas to protect the flowers and leaves from damage.
For major blooming, the Pink Hibiscus depends on water and fertilizer high in potassium. Like daylilies, the show-stopping hibiscus blooms fade quickly. In 24 hours, they're gone. It's recommended to deadhead the plant to encourage the growth of new flower buds.
If grown outdoors where freezing weather is common, nursery experts advise cutting the plant's stems down in autumn. Three to six inches is recommended.
The Pink Hibiscus puts on a spectacular display even during intense heat. These plants enhance any spot on a property from a garden to a walkway to a balcony or a patio
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