Firecracker in the Sky™ Mixture
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We ship this item in Fall.
LightSun to Part Shade
Size5+ cm bulb
Zone5 to 8
Bloom TimeLate Spring to Early Summer
Soil RequirementWell drained
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionVibrant mixture in spectacular shades of red and violet. Triteleia produces lively trumpet-shaped blossoms, while the firecracker flower is overloaded with 20–25 flowers per stem. Simple to grow; excellent naturalizers. Will be the focal point of your garden. Impressive in bouquets.Triteleia Queen Fabiola x Dichelostemma 'Ida-Maia'
- Botanical NameDichelostemma 'Ida-Maia' & Triteleia 'Queen Fabiola'
- Hardiness Zone 5 to 8
- Flowering TimeLate spring to early summer
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorDichelostemma: Red flowers with yellows green tips - Triteleia: Violet-blue
- Flower FormDichelostemma: Clusters of tubular-shaped flowers - Triteleia: Umbel-like clusters of funnel-shaped flowers
- Foliage TypeNarrow grass-like foliage
- Growth RateMedium
- Height/Habit 20-30"
- Spread4 - 6 inches
- Planting Instructions3" deep and 4 - 6 " apart
- Soil RequirementsWell drained
- Will TolerateClay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningLet foliage die down naturally, allowing the bulbs to store energy for next year's blooms.
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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
Bulbs from Holland
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5AB 8/15/17 - 12/16/17 6AB - 7AB 8/22/17 - 12/16/17 8AB - 13AB 8/29/17 - 12/16/17 Last Order Date 12/12/17
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 13B 9/6/17 - 12/16/17 Last Order Date 12/12/17
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