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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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Helianthus Angustifolius: Swamp Sunflower, known as Swamp Sunflower, is apart of the Aster family
The Aster family includes herbs and sometimes shrubs and vines. The plant is a species of sunflower. These golden yellow perennials are an upright clumping wildflower. The stem and leaves are deep green. The stem has coarse hairs, especially on the lower part of the plant. These daisy-like flowers are 3 inches across with 8-20 florets emanating from the brown centered disk. The brilliant yellow flowers attract humans, birds, and insects to its flame-like brilliance. The Swamp Sunflower grows 3-6 feet tall.
Cultivation: The Swamp Sunflower is native to the United States and is a wetlands plant
This Helianthus Angustifolius: Swamp Sunflower grows well in full and partial sunlight
The plants' soil can be in wet areas, including boggy sites that remain waterlogged for extended periods. The earth needs to be moderately fertile and humus rich. The growth rate and maintenance are moderate. Swamp Sunflower can grow in different types of soil: sandy, sandy loam, medium loam, clay loam, clay, and acid-based. The active growth period for the Swamp Sunflower is Spring and Summer. The growth rate is moderate. The conservation of this plant is secure, according to the USDA.
Growing Zones: The Swamp Sunflower USDA plant hardiness zones are 6-9
Swamp Sunflower grows throughout the eastern part of the United States. These flowers grow in coastal marshlands and along roadside ditches. The native range of this plant is AL, AR, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, and WV. Floodplains and bottomlands are where this plant flourishes. This plant is known for its durability and adaptability. Swamp Sunflowers are resilient and low maintenance, perfect for rain gardens.
Common names: Narrowleaf sunflower, Swamp sneezeweed, and Narrow-leaved sunflower.