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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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Spleenwort Fern would make an excellent addition to any office or house. This particular fern is native to North America the area east of the Rocky Mountains and South Africa. The plant gets its name from the coloring of its stems and leaf axis, and it grows in the spring. The Spleenwort Fern is also used as a garden plant. Also, the plants grow well in a variety of soil types: sandy peat, subacid garden soil, gritty soil, potting mix (with moist to dry conditions). The Spleenwort Fern is easy to maintain once it reaches it maximum growing height. The small plants are known for its inability to attract insects and do not cause significant diseases. The evergreen plant is known to grow on rocky wooded ledges, rocky slopes, mossy banks, and wooded areas. If planners want to add a plant to a unique shape then the Splendidly Fern is your plant, the plant is also famous for its irregular or sprawling shape.
Characteristics of Spleenwort Fern
Spleenwort Fern resembles most green leafy fern fronds of other ferns closely.
However, this fern has a distinctly darker, purplish and black colored stem that the green leaves grow from. It is not a very large fern, so it makes a beautiful adornment fern to any garden. It may also provide some coverage around the base of a home or building.
Hardy Planting Zones for the Spleenwort Fern
The Spleenwort Fern grows the best in the hardy planting zones of three to seven.
It thrives the most in partial sunlight or full shady areas. The soil the Spleenwort Fern requires is moist soil, but not flooded soil. It thrives well in wetlands or forest terrain. In nature, the fern is found mostly in the southern regions of North America.
Height at Maturity
The height of the Spleenwort Fern is six inches to a foot tall. Typically the fern has a width of six inches to a foot. Once the greenery reaches full height, it releases spores into the wind to reproduce.
Scientific Name: Splendour Platyneuron
USDA Climate: Three to Eight
Tree Height: 6 inches to 1 foot 3 inches
Tree Spread:10 inches to 1 foot 3 inches
Soil Type: Acceptable to a variety of soil type-soil must be well drained.
Sun Type: Partial Sun (low to high), the plant will grow in full shade as well.