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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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Hardy Planting Zones- Brown-Eyed Susans are North American native plants that thrive in the US Department of Agriculture zones 3-9
Bloom Season- Their bright flowers bloom from mid to late summer for up to two months.
Bloom Color- Brown-Eyed Susan’s flowerheads consist of 6 to 12 floret rays that bloom a bright yellow. The yellow petals surround a smaller circle of florets that are brown and black.
Height at Maturity- This plant typically grows to be up to 5 feet tall. Its leaves are 4 inches long and 2 inches wide. Flowerheads grow to be ½ to 2 inches across.
Soil Type Preferred- Bron Eyed Susans prefer mesic growing conditions. Although they grow well in loamy soil, they also do well in a combination of gravel and clay soil types.
Sun or Shade- The Brown Eyed Susan prefers full to partial sun but can stay in full bloom longer when planted in moderate shade. Brown-Eyed Susans have an average resistance to drought and tend to wilt like other flowers.
Brown-Eyed Susan, is a short-lived perennial widely associated with different parts of North America.
Brown-Eyed Susans typically grow wild in many prairies, meadows, fields, and roadsides.
This biennial is taller and bushier than the Black-Eyed Susan and has many branches that extend from leaf axils.
Many dark red stems of the Brown-Eyed Susan grow, giving this plant its bushy look. Its leaves are ovate and rough to the touch. 1 to 2 flower heads grow on the upper stems of the plant. Flowers do not have a very pronounced smell. Brown-Eyed Susans are self pollinators, but also attract many bee varieties seeking nectar and pollen.