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Painted Trillium   Trillium undulatum

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Now Accepting Orders For Fall 2020 Delivery.

We start fall shipping, August 1 - September 1, as plants harden off and become available.

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Caulophyllum thalictroides


Common Name: Blue Cohosh
Availability: Spring Y / Fall Y >
(Papoose root)
Family; Berberidaceae
Bloom time;April-June
Color;Purplish brown to green flowers. Atractive bluish green stalks and foliage. Large blue berries in the fall. Zone; 2-8
Soil; Organic moist Well drained to damp
PH; 5-7
Light; Shade to Part Shade
Height; 1-3 feet
Two upright sets of 3 leaved stems with a single green hood or spathe in the center. Spathe often has deep maroon stripes.
Cultivation / Conditions;
Thrives in deep leaf mold. Rich woods, Sandy river bankings. Plant singly or in groups or colonies. Likes rich woodland areas. Likes sun in the early spring before leaf out then part shade during the hot summer months. Usually found under a high deciduous cover. Well worked, mildly acidic soil high in organic matter but well drained. Plant with bud up 1-2 inches deep. Occasional fertilization with bone meal, blood meal or cottonseed meal. Mulch yearly with about 1 inch of leaf mold. Companions;
Ostrich Fern, Purple Trillium, Red Baneberry, False Solomon's Seal, Wild Leek, Blue Cohosh, Sensitive Fern, Crinkle Root, Lady Fern, Sensitive Fern, Ostrich Fern.

Our plants are guaranteed true to name alive and healthy upon delivery. Open your plants immediately upon arrival and inspect them and the package for damage or decay. We want you to have good quality, healthy plants and will replace any that don't come to you in good condition. Please make a note of any damages or issues with the delivery driver. A photo of the damage is use full in ups claim. We give no warranty expressed or implied as to the growth or productivity. All orders are subject to availability, crop failure or causes beyond our control.  

Bare root plants are shipped September through May, while the plants are still dormant root stock. Please state how and when you would like your order shipped (Sept.-May). Ordering early is the best way to secure availability and your chosen delivery date. We Fall ship bare root nursery stock Sept. 1st - Nov. 15th. We Spring ship April 10th - May. Other arrangements can be made on some plants. Each shipment is accompanied by a certificate of inspection. Please state how and when you would like your order shipped. We normally ship ups or USPS. If there are no shipping instructions, we will ship when we think is best. Ordering early is the best means of securing your delivery date. Please Contact us with any shipping questions.
Payment is expected at time of ordering unless otherwise arranged. $25 minimum order USDA. All sales are final and all claims must be made within 7 days of receipt of plants. -Free shipping on orders over $250.00. -$19.95 shipping on orders under $100.00.
-$29.95 shipping on orders from $100.00 to $250.00. This is a retail price list. This list cancels all previous. This price list has been prepared to accommodate the home gardener. We have a wholesale catalog available upon verification of a resale certificate #. If your package is damaged when you receive it, please make a note on the delivery slip and alert the shipper (ups/USPS) so that a claim may be filed. All sales are final and all claims must be made within 7 days of receipt of plants.