plant is thriving in the shaded area of our driveway love it
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Excellent company. The dug my plants and mailed the next day. These folks are not brokers, you can tell.
This fern did well exactly where I wanted it to grow. It is growing along my pond area and is thriving well.
The plants came quickly and in good shape. I've since planted them and they are all growing nicely!
Had the box broken, dirt everywhere and my plants were out of the bag, I have contacted the company who told me to go ahead and plant and now I am waiting.
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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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Toothwood Fern - Dryopteris spinulosa
Originating in Northern North America, Europe, and Asia, a Toothwood Fern(Dryopteris Carthusian) is the ideal solution for gardeners looking to transition to more massive ferns. Used as border plants, these medium-sized ferns generally are suitable for almost any location. While they prefer moist, acidic humus-filled soil, they will grow in average, medium, and well-drained soil as well. Toothwood Ferns are frequently used to enhance gardens with varying shades of green or as ground cover in shaded areas.
Moreover, they work well in large planters. These plants quickly grow and mature to a height ranging from 24 to 36 inches, although 2 feet is typical and spreading 12-18 inches. Toothwood Ferns beautiful green foliage blooms from April till winter when they become dormant. Old fronds can then be trimmed back in late winter. With a reputation for their unique beauty, Toothwood Ferns thrive in areas of partial shade to full shade and are relatively tolerant of sun.
Appearing in early spring, the ferns feature narrow, finely-divided, outward growing fronds. Reaching 2 to 3 feet, they are frequently used by florists for greenery. Easily recognizable, the fronds feature a lacy appearance and leaves that have small serrated edges. Additionally, with a vibrant, deep verdant coloring, the Toothwood Ferns grow in an almost vase-like cluster. Given space to roam these ferns will mass in a shady area of woodland, nearby native plants, and wild gardens. Both deer and groundhog resistant, they are the ideal garden companions when planted with other perennials, offering a change of texture. Easy to maintain, there are no serious insect or disease issues related to these plants. And as a bonus, they will prevent soil erosion if planted beneath the eaves of your home. Put, Toothwood Ferns are as sturdy and robust as they are delicate and lovely. With their unique shape and eye-catching lime green coloring, they will bring new life to all gardens and enclosures.
Toothwood Ferns are very fast growers and supplies gorgeous color rather quickly as they grow and mature.