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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.
They also grow in shallow parts of streams and even in muddy sections of ponds and lakes.
Sun or Shade- Found in sunny areas but do require part shade.
Found in wetlands throughout North America, this wildflower is a member of the Acanthaceae family. The Acanthaceae family contains 2500 species, this plant being a herbaceous perennial. It spreads in colonies on the edges of streams and ponds. Not only does it attract butterflies and other insects, but it also provides shelter for snakes and protection to fish laying eggs. This flowering plant has an upper flower with nectar guidelines and three-lobed lower petals that grow in groups. The flower forms above willowlike leaves. Generally, the this plant lives in native water habitats, but it can also be grown in water gardens.
Hardy Planting Zone- This plant is found in North America in zones 3-9
From Texas to Ontario, the Water Willow grows. It is well populated in states like Alabama and Arkansas.
Bloom Season- Depending on location, the Water Willow blooms between May through October, with general peak times in June and July.
Bloom Color- It blooms a simple flower with different parts. The upper lip is a light purple with lavender shading, while the lower lip is white with purple markings.
Height at Maturity: Beginning as slender rhizomes, the Willow eventually grows into large colonies that can take up to 1000 square feet of space. This perennial is generally 12 inches with stems measuring 50-100 cm high and leaves 8-16 cm long and 8-25 mm wide. Flowers form in small clusters measuring about 1.3 cm across.