During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Grows to 9 feet. Native to eastern United States. Dense foliage turns red in fall. Small flat clusters of yellowish-white flowers in late May, followed by blue or grayish berries in the fall. Bark is scarlet red in color all winter. Grows best in well drained, moist soil. Yearly pruning out of old canes encourages new shoots from the base of the plant, resulting in a more brilliant red winter color of younger shoots. Berries attract birds. Very good for soil erosion on banks.
Height: 9 Feet
6-12 inches at time of shipping. Ships bare root items will arrive within 1-10 days from date the plant(s) are ordered.