Helpful Gardening Tips
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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 Zone
The beautiful Lily of the Valley thrives in many kinds of climates.
Those who want to plant it find it does best in zones 3 through 9.
One of the most delightful things about the Lily of the Valley is that it has a relatively long bloom season. Gardeners can expect to see it start to bloom early in the spring for about three to four weeks. This period starts later and extends longer for those who live in more northerly climates.
The standard Lily of the Valley color is a soft white. It's a more off white with hints of darker shades. However, some versions have a hint of pink while others are completely pink. The Rosea variant comes in either a hint of purple or entirely mauve.
Height at Maturity
A Lily of the Valley bush typically grows to about a foot in height.
Soil Type Preferred
This is one flower that likes rich soil with plenty of nutrients. It's also a flower that prefers lots of moisture to grow to its full height and show off those attractive blooms.
Sun or Shade
When planting a Lily of the Valley bush, look for spaces that have at least partial shade. The plant doesn't do well in full sun. This is a good choice in the ground cover next to a full-grown tree. Dappled sunlight will help it thrive and add beauty to any yard.
A Lily of the Valley isn't even a lily. It's a member of the asparagus plant family.
This is one person like in many parts of the world. The small leaves surround delicate flowers with an understated scent. Gardeners appreciate the plant because it is a relatively hardy plant that can thrive under varied types of conditions. Begin planting in early spring and watch flowers bloom a short time later.