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.
Mountain Laurel Ostbo Red
Kalmia latifolia 'Ostbo Red'
A native, broadleaf evergreen shrub growing to a height of 7 to 10 feet, with a comparable spread. Famed for its striking bright red flower buds in May to June that open to soft deep pink. Prefers acidic, humus rich, moist soil. Exquisite in mass.
Height: 7-10 Feet
Spread: 7-10 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. **Picture is example only**
Please allow 1-2 days for your order to be processed.
Keep in mind that many of our plants and trees are shipped in a dormant condition. Soak overnight before planting. In general, these items can be planted anytime your ground is not frozen. An early snow or frost will not harm a nursery stock item that is already dormant. On the other hand, these items can also be planted during warm weather--simply be sure to water well.