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LightSun to Part Shade
Zone3 to 9
Bloom TimeEarly Summer to Early Fall
Soil RequirementPrefers moist conditions, but does equally well under average garden conditions provided the soil is not allowed to dry out during its active growing period (spring-late summer)
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionAn elegant, native wildflower that's well-loved for its artful foliage and large, beautifully formed flower heads. Each head holds hundreds of tiny reddish-pink blooms that fill the summer garden with a lovely perfume. A nice, full display for bigger gardens, growing 4–5' tall and spreading 3–4' wide. Though it will perform wonderfully in average soil that's watered regularly, Meadowsweet prefers moist soil, and makes a nice addition in a water garden. Filipendula rubra
- Botanical NameFilipendula rubra
- Hardiness Zone3 to 9
- Flowering TimeEarly summer to early fall
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorReddish-Pink
- Flower FormPlumes of tiny, fluffy blooms.
- Foliage TypePinnate, toothed leaves in medium green.
- Growth RateModerate
- Spread40 - 45 inches
- Planting InstructionsSuitable for moist areas such as stream sides or pond edges, or a naturalized meadow.
- Soil RequirementsPrefers moist conditions, but does equally well under average garden conditions provided the soil is not allowed to dry out during its active growing period (spring-late summer)
- Will TolerateClay Soil, Loamy Soil, Wet Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningYou can cut spent flowers to maintain a clean look
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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.
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Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5AB 8/15/18 - 12/16/18 6AB - 7AB 8/22/18 - 12/16/18 8AB - 13AB 8/29/18 - 12/16/18 Last Order Date 12/12/2018
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 13B 9/6/18 - 12/16/18 Last Order Date 12/12/2018
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