Helpful Gardening Tips
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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When choosing plants for your terrarium, moss would be an excellent option.
Besides giving your landscape the much-coveted vibrant look, moss has other benefits, such as absorbing toxins. However, reap all these benefits, you need to take care of your moss.
Notably, there are numerous kinds of moss, with varying hardiness. However, depending on their growth pattern, the moss can either be acrocarpous or pleurocarpous. The acrocarpous type grows in clumps, while the latter grows in sheets. You might have to experiment with a few types of moss before deciding which one you like most.
Typically, moss blooms from early summer to frost. However, the bloom color may vary from plant to plant. The common flower colors are white, orange, and yellow. Although the moss plant can grow to provide a carpet-like color, it does not grow tall. At maturity, some varieties only attain a height of 1 inch.
The good news is; it is pretty easy to take care of a live moss plant. All you need to do is ensure that you water the plant evenly. However, please refrain from using water containing chemicals such as chlorine.
Naturally, moss grows on rocks and trees, away from direct sunlight.
Therefore, even in a terrarium, the plant does perfectly well. However, it needs light.
Though rarely, the plant can grow unevenly. In such cases, there is no harm in pruning it. However, if you realize that the entire section is getting shabby, you might consider removing and replacing them. It would be best to much the climate of your terrarium to its source to increase chances of success. For instance, if your terrarium is tropical, your best pick would be a tropical moss. However, you don’t need to stress out since moss is hardy and can adapt pretty well to varying conditions. Notably, the first three weeks are essential for acclimatization. During this period, ensure that you keep your moss well hydrated at all times.