Wild Oats ships as bare root.
We had a large open field that needed something so we added these and they are amazing!
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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.
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, 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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Wild Oats is a very easy outdoor garden plant to grow. Just plant them in your yard or containers and watch them grow! They will also attract wild birds to your garden as their seeds provide a source of food. The wild oat blooms in the summer time. Usually, they bloom beginning in July but can bloom earlier or later depending on your climate. A wild oat plant can thrive for up to six weeks. The color of the flowers is greenish, and their shape is a spikelet. A spikelet is a small flower that will appear off of the stems of the wild oat plant. Wild oats are an excellent addition to any garden because they are so easy to grow.
Their blue-green foliage also gives an exciting tint of color to gardens and backyards.The wild oat plant does not multiply but can propagate on its own. After it flowers, it will produce seeds that can germinate and grow into new plants. You can even take cuttings of mature wild oat plants and plant them around your garden. However, you decide to plant them, enjoy their unique color and flowers during the summer time. Wild Oats perennial is native to many parts of North America including New Jersey Pennsylvania all the way to Kansas. This perennial is used to cover shady areas in a common garden, and its leaves are often dried and used in flower arrangements because of their longevity. During winter months the leaf heads turn a bronze color. The plant grows in woods near stream and rivers and within floodplains. Animals love the Wild Oats, not only do they feed off of them but they also can bring wildlife into your yard.