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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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Broom Sedge thrives in zones 3 through 9.
The plant is commonly seen in the northern states, such as Montana, North Dakota, and Pennsylvania. However, the plant can be seen as far south as Nevada's lower areas and the eastern regions of North Carolina.
Bloom Season - Broom Sedge typically begins growing in late August or in the early days of September. The plant usually blooms throughout September and into October, depending on the growing conditions. Our plants receive the best care possible, which generally results in blooms seen in August.
Bloom Color - Although Broom Sedge is a member of the grass family, the leaves and the plant stems have a beautiful reddish-brown color when the plant begins growing. The top portion of the plant is usually darker than the lower half.
Broom Sedge can grow anywhere between two and four feet tall, depending on the amount of water the plant receives and the amount of sunshine.
The type of soil can also impact the height of the plant.
Soil Type Preferred- Since Broom Sedge grows in multiple zones, it can tolerate various soil types. It thrives in soil that is loose and sandy. The plant also grows well in moist soil.
Sun or Shade - Even though Broom Sedge prefers to be in full sunlight for its shallow roots to thrive, it can grow in partial shade as long as there is enough moisture.
Plant Description- Broom Sedge grows in small clumps close to the ground with mature plants reaching heights of close to four feet. This is a grass that is often seen during the fall season and grows well with other grass types. The distinctive reddish-brown tops of the grass make it easy to see in fields.