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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receipt unless weather prohibits. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water daily for the first week after planting.
Hardy Planting Zone- The Solomon’s seal plant grows wild all around the Northern Hemisphere. It is popular in the Eastern United States and Canada. It is hardy in zones 3 to 9.
Bloom Season- The Solomon’s seal plant will bloom in the spring from April to June.
Bloom Color- This plant’s flower generally blooms a whitish-yellow color with green tips. Some varieties do come in pink, purple, and orange.
Height at Maturity- The Solomon’s seal plant can grow to be 6 to 12 inches tall and up to 2 feet wide.
Soil Type Preferred- The Solomon’s seal plant is drought resistant. It prefers soil that is rich and remedied with organic matter. Preference is to moist soil.
Sun or Shade- Solomon’s Seal thrives in shady places. It does well in part sun and shade.
Named after the royal seals and Hebrew letters its roots resemble, Solomon’s Seal is a herbaceous perennial and member of the lily family.
It grows all around the Northern Hemisphere. It is popular in the Great Lakes region. The Solomon’s seal plant grows thick stems that outstretch to be tall and arching. From the stalk, parallel-veined green leaves grow. Solomon’s seal produces flowers in the spring.
The flowers dangle from the lovely drooped stem and have a pretty, but not overwhelming, scent.
Bluish-black berries grow from the flowers in late summer. Found in woods and thickets, Solomon’s seal will grow at a steady pace into many colonies. In the wild, you can often find Solomon’s Seal under trees where there is shade. Since Solomon’s Seal enjoys a shady spot, it would do well in a shade garden. When planting Solomon’s seal in a shade garden, the natural green plant can create a backdrop for other flowers and plants. During the autumn months, Solomon’s Seal will turn a golden yellow. This plant requires low maintenance care as long as the soil is kept moist and self-seeds.