Easy, Late-Season Beauty
- SKU: 74319
- Zones: 6-10
- Height: 18 - 36 inches
- Shade Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
- Bloom Time: Late summer to mid fall.
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- Botanical NameMuhlenbergia capillaris
- Ships As1 GALLON POT
- Height18 - 36 inches
- Spacing18 - 24 inches
- Spread30 inches
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Color Descriptionpink
- Foliage TypeTidy clumps, fine blue-green foliage.
- Bloom TimeLate summer to mid fall.
- Flower FormPurplish-red inflorescence, diffuse silky panicle 18" high.
- Soil RequirementsWell-drained, average garden soil.
- Growth RateModerate.
- PruningIn late winter to early spring, cut back old foliage down to a few inches above the base of the plant for a neater appearance the rest of the season. Late winter to early spring.
- Winter CareMulch is advisable in colder areas.
- Additional InformationNice addition to a late season bouquet of chrysanthemums, asters or alstroemeria.
- State RestrictionsAE AK GU HI PR
- Planting InstructionsTolerates a wide variety of soil conditions. Tolerates heat and drought as well as wet conditions. Good for wetland or beachside plantings.
Orders for gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.
Plants, fertilizer and other supplies* will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
*Fertilizer and other supplies ordered separately are typically shipped within 5 business days.
**Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August
|1A-4B||5/7/18 - 6/22/18|
|5A||4/2/18 - 6/22/18|
|5B||3/19/18 - 6/22/18|
|6A||3/12/18 - 6/22/18|
|6B||3/5/18 - 6/22/18|
|7A & 7B||2/26/18 - 6/22/18|
|8A & 8B||2/19/18 - 5/18/18|
|9A-10B||2/12/18 - 5/18/18|
|Last Order Date|| Zones 1-7: June 18th
Zones 8-10: May 14th
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bare-root perennials, trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant. This promotes optimum transit conditions and success in your garden. In the Fall, these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your order.
For trees and other oversize items, we do not ship to PO boxes and it will be delivered via FedEx Home delivery.
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Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.
Our regular shipping and handling charges are as follows:
|Up to $10.00||$8.95|
|$10.01 to $20.00||$9.95|
|$20.01 to $ 30.00||$10.95|
|$30.01 to $ 40.00||$12.95|
|$40.01 to $50.00||$14.95|