We Ship Our Bareroot Plants To Everyone Nationwide.
Helpful Gardening Tips
We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.
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 is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
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 receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.
It is spongy, a quality that improves aeration, soil structure, and drainage to prevent roots from rotting.
The vigorous and hardy moss forms a carpet with green, brown, tan, and yellow gold shades. It produces tiny light green narrow leaves during spring, which change color to green with brown and golden hues. This soil conditioner plant has a pale to deep green color with a leaf-like structure containing a living green cell. It is also made up of veinless leaves that contain enlarged and interconnected dead cells. The distinguishing feature of the Peat moss is a unique branch structure emanating from the middle of the plant.
Bog moss requires little direct sunlight and is hence easy to grow. What’s more, Peat moss has low maintenance requiring little pruning. The plant grows slowly, living for up to 3 years under ideal conditions. The moss changes appearance depending on humidity levels appearing full and strongly curved when wet.
The nutrient retaining and water holding capacity makes it ideal for planting sandy soil or growing plants that require a lot of moisture to flourish, such as mushrooms. The plant forms dense clumps around swamps and ponds. It is easily found on tree backs, stone, wood, soils, rocks, and other surfaces. It prefers acidic, moist to wet soil. Besides, it makes soil acidic suitable for growing plants such as camellias, blueberries, and azaleas that grow well in an acidic environment.
Hardy Planting Zone- Peat moss grows best in USDA climate zone 3- 9
Height at Maturity – The moss plant can grow 6 inches high with a 3-inch width
Soil Type Preferred- Does well in wet soil
Sun or Shade – Grows well in low to moderate sun