Bonfire® Mountain Fleece
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We ship this item in Spring.
LightSun to Part Shade
Zone5 to 9
Bloom TimeMidsummer to Mid Fall
Soil RequirementWell drained, but tolerates moist conditions
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionCompact variety delivers months of brilliant colour.
Becoming more popular, thanks to their long flowering habit and hardy demeanour, Mountain Fleece provides a steady abundance of beauty, interest and colour in midsummer to mid fall gardens without becoming invasive. Bonfire was specially bred to produce a more compact form, keeping its showy blooms upright and visible, and making it ideal for borders and cutting gardens. Fast growing with little to no care or maintenance needed.Persicaria
- Botanical NamePersicaria amplexicaulis 'Bonfire'
- Hardiness Zone5 to 9
- Flowering TimeMid summer to mid fall
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower Colormedium to dark red flowers
- Flower Form4" long flower spikes
- Foliage TypeLarge, ovate to lance-shaped bright green foliage
- Growth RateFast
- Spread24 - 36 inches
- Planting InstructionsTop of plant should be just below the soil. Space plants 24 - 36" apart.
- Soil RequirementsWell drained, but tolerates moist conditions
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningNot needed
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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.
Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5A 3/19/18 - 6/16/18 5B 2/26/18 - 6/16/18 6A & 10AB 2/19/18 - 6/16/18 Last Order Date 6/11/2018
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