Rive Cane Plant

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Under 20 Feet
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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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River Cane Plant is a native species to North America and often referred to as Americans Bamboo

Popular with home gardeners for its quick and dense growth, the River Cane plant has been used away from the river banks where it usually grows and is used in landscaping. 

 If you are interested in adding River Cane to your yard, you should consider some of the basics about this plant. 

The River Cane Plant is super versatile and grows in most areas in the continental USA 

Bloom Season of River Cane

 The River Cane plant is a perennial but grows year-round in warmer climates. Blooms can appear as early as February, but as late as May. While the blooms are not bright and vibrant, clusters of the plant are distinctive when in bloom. 

Bloom Color of River Cane

 The thick green stems support the slender inflorescence of blooms that are surrounded by bright green leaves. The branches themselves are, on average, five feet tall, but can grow as high as twenty-five feet tall, and there will still be blooms at the top of the canes. What is most distinct about the River Cane is the texture present on the stems and blooms. The branches are rough to the touch, and the inflorescence has small stubby spikes.

Height at Maturity 

 Most of these plants cultivated in landscape gardens only grow to around five feet tall, but it is capable of producing as high as twenty-five feet tall. 

Soil Type Preferred

 River Cane prefers wet soil that is always wet. It is one of the few plants that can thrive in soil that is not well-drained. 

Sun or Shade 

 River Cane grows best in the sun to light shade conditions, with the amount of sun received determining how high the cane grows.

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