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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We guarantee your plants to be in excellent condition and arrive alive. If you have any problems with your order, please contact us via email (do not call us, email us with pictures) and state the problem and photos of the problem along with your order # to firstname.lastname@example.org within 24 hours of order receival. No exceptions to this warranty so please, if you have any problems, we must receive an email within 24 hours of delivery.
Red Cardinal Flower is a Brilliant Red, Trumpet Shaped Blooming Perennial
This plant has gorgeous trumpet-shaped flowers and stands at about 3 feet when it reaches full maturity. It grows best in hardiness zones 1 to 10 and prefers fertile, moist soil. The Red Cardinal flowers need as much sun as it needs shade and can be a lovely addition to a wild garden or perennial border. It grows quickly and efficiently as long as it gets enough moisture. Red Cardinal Flower grows to be up to around four feet tall and can grow great in climate zones two through ten. The petals on this brightly colored plant can grow to be approximately eight inches long when mature. They grow great in climates that offer moist and well-drained soils and do good around lakes and ponds. This plant also loves full and partial sunlight.
Red Cardinal Flower are Excellent Additions to Attract Birds, Butterflies and Hummingbirds
Folks looking to decorate their patios or perhaps a wild woodland garden with a beautiful Red flowery plant will love the Red Cardinal Flower (Lobelia Cardinalis.) This gorgeous plant is exceptionally famous for producing tall spikes of red flowers approximately 8 inches long. Each flower provides three spreading lower petals (that beautifully dangle downwards), and two upper petals that are upright. The striking stem is long and tubular in appearance, with a beautiful vibrant green color; and the stems contain oblong to lance-shaped toothed green leaves. The vivid red flowers bloom from mid to late summer (roughly August to September) and are known to attract cute birds, butterflies, and hummingbirds (as the flowers are an excellent source of nectar). Each summer, these brilliant red Cardinal Flowers decorate the woods throughout the United States, from California to Massachusetts. Red Cardinal Flowers found as far north as Canada, and further south into Mexico, and Central America to northern South America. The U.S. Department of Agriculture rates climate zones 3 through 9 as their preferred zones. This species of plants are considered to be a short-lived perennial, but in the proper environment, it can replenish itself and return for several years.