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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.
|Ships November through April|
Ground cover plants are a great way to add a lot of color and interest to a garden with many tall and upright plants.
These plants can spread fast across the park, and while most are green and filled with foliage, some produce flowers.
The many types of ground cover plants used in gardens have some particular planting guidelines that should be considered.
Ground Cover Plant Description
Ground cover plants are typically low growing plants that feature long vines and plenty of foliage.
Most ground cover plants are dense and can create an entire mat of growth.
Bloom Season of Ground Cover Plants
Ground cover plants with blooming flowers tend to bloom from May through August, depending on what type you plant and the area you grow it in.
Bloom Color of Ground Cover Plants
Ground cover flowers can be found in colors from yellow to pale pink to deep purples and reds to white.
Height of Ground Cover Plants
Ground cover plants are low growing, but even the fastest spreaders will produce plants with a little height. Expect most ground cover plants to be between six inches to a foot high when fully mature.
Soil Type Preferred by Ground Cover Plants
Ground cover plants prefer moist, well-drained soil. The roots are strong and resilient, able to grow into the earth's tiniest cracks to establish themselves.
Sun or Shade Preferences of Ground Cover Plants
Ground cover plants can grow in full sun or shaded, low light conditions depending on the type of ground cover plant you add to your garden. You can guarantee the best results when you plant a ground cover plant in the light conditions where it will adapt.