Sawgrass

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$4.89
Color
Green,
Bloom Season
Summer,
Categories
Native Grasses
Height At Maturity
Under 10 Feet
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Full Sun, Sun And Shade,
Exposure
Full Sun, Sun And Shade,
Usage
Ponds and Water Gardens, Drought Tolerant Plants,
Usage
Ponds and Water Gardens, Drought Tolerant Plants,
Bare Root

We ship bare-root plants which are dormant (in a wintertime state) and have no pretty foliage, blooms, or greenery but they will bloom out in the following spring after they are planted and be beautiful.This is why we offer a 1 year warranty to show our customers their plants will thrive come spring.

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Reviews (4)

  • 5
    Sawgrass

    Posted by Melody Blaine on Aug 27 , 2019

    The shipping was fast and the packaging was great.

  • 5
    Sawgrass

    Posted by Jeffery Cox on Aug 23 , 2019

    THis stuff is awesome.

  • 5
    Sawgrass

    Posted by Peter Whittendale on Aug 22 , 2019

    looks great planted in the field by our barn

  • 5
    Sawgrass

    Posted by Pamela Gross on Aug 22 , 2019

    this stuff is amazing

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Shipping Information

We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Sawgrass - Cladium Jamaicense. is the Sedge of Brackish and Fresh Marshes

Sawgrass is a sedge of brackish and fresh marshes. Its leaves are thin and sharp. On the margin of the leaves, it has saw-like teeth hence the driving of the name sawgrass. The Sawgrass plant is typical in wetlands, and it makes a lovely addition to Water Lake and ponds. The plant is also known as the Cladium Jamaicense. Sawgrass grows six or seven feet tall. The plant primarily grows in brackish water wetlands as well as shallow freshwater marshes. Sawgrass grows well in marl soils and organic soils at times in rock areas with small solutions in holes. It is, therefore, ideal for areas where moist soil is not a problem, and when it germinates, it grows to an attractive grassy appearance. When sawgrass starts to grow, it becomes handy and makes the areas where they grow look fantastic.

 Sawgrass makes for Excellent Outdoor Decor for Homes Located in Wetlands.

However, when exposed to a different mixture of nutrients, it takes less time and grows into bigger sizes than the standard process. Cladium jamaicense or Everglades sawgrass marshes are not ideal for places with dry, humid conditions since it falls into the vascular category of plants. Wild animals do not use this plant for food, but the seeds make great meals for the bird. Additionally, bears and wild hogs eat their starchy roots. It also makes an excellent outdoor décor for homes that are in wetlands due to its grassy appearance. It also responds well to increased numbers of nutrients plus fertilization. Any outdoor decor with this fantastic look of sawgrass or commonly known as the Cladium Jamaicense is lovely.

 The Cladium genus, also known as the sawgrass family, refers to a diverse family of large sedge plants. Sawgrass sedge plants are found throughout the world and grow in tropical regions and temperate environments alike. The genus comprises over 60 distinct species, not including several species such as the Cladium Mariscus Californicum and the  Cladium Mariscus Intermedium

  These plants most commonly grow in the wetlands and marshes of regions like the Everglades in Florida. Alligators have been known to use sawgrass plants for building their nests. Due to their hardy nature, these sedge plants can adapt to a wide variety of wet and moisture-filled conditions. Frequently, the plants are found growing together to form a highly dense bed covering the soil. 

  Plants in the Cladium family are characterized by the distinctive serrated edges of their sword-shaped leaves. Sedge plants in the sawgrass family are found in wet environments and spread through buried rhizomes. Industrialists are also researching sawgrass for possible bio-fuel capabilities and as a potential replacement for corn. 

  The flowering stems of the sawgrass typically reach maximum heights between 3 feet and 9 feet tall. This genus grows well with other vegetation types, making it commonly used for planting in meads and on the shores of ponds and lakes.

  

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