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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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Pennsylvania sedge is a flowering plant scientifically known as Carex pensylvanica
It is a clumped and low growing grass-like and pale green foliage leaves with brown seeds capsules. Pennsylvania is a drought-tolerant plant that forms good lawns.
It makes a loveable ground cover that requires little or no mowing. Growth and development of sedge plants are based on many factors such as hardy planting zones, blooming season and color, heights at maturity, and soil types preferred.
The sedge plant requires a half-sun and a half-shade or even a full shade on its hardiness to survive in mild climatic conditions
This species is tolerant of drier conditions where it can endure low water supply.
Carex penysylvanica majorly performs best during cold summer nights that provide relief from the heat. This plant requires shade during hot summer months and does well on moist soils.
Blooming Season and Color
Pennsylvania sedge blooms during May, June, and July respectively during the year for its carex to mature into fruiting. The leaves arrangement is alternate with a simple, linear, parallel venation. Pennsylvania sedge has a flower blooming color of brown seeded capsules on expanded buds during the flowering season.
The breeding system of sedge during blossoming is either in unisexual or monoecious flowering with an inflorescence spike. The maturity height of the sedge plant is 6-12 inches tall and 6-12 inches wide. Thus, it takes a slow growth rate, ensuring that each section has roots and leaves by which they propagate by division into mature plants.
Preferably, light texture soils that offer good water drainages and retention, such as sandy soil that always maintains a moist environment, is recommended. These features ensure that plants will never go dry or grow on clogged grounds.
This leads to its constant ever-green foliage during all the seasons. This offers a soft, graceful environment covering creeping foliage that is attractive and fine-textured in the garden lawns and compounds.
Sun and Shade
The plant should not exceed 2 hours while in deep shade (no direct sunlight). Sedge requires about 6 hours or more a day in full sun/natural sunlight.