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We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.
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The Morning Glory is a trumpet-shaped flower that opens to reveal their full beauty in the morning, thus the name.
The Morning Glory is a vine usually found climbing wall, trellises, and fences in tropical, subtropical and temperate regions bringing a display of color to landscapes. The name Morning Glory is applied to some general all from the family of Convolvulaceae: Rivera, Mireia, Ipomoea, Convolvulus, and Calystegia.
Many Morning Glory varieties self-seed.
The flowers have a spread of 4 inches, but a few are up to 8 inches across. As the It rolls up and closes at some point during the late day, it often shows the folding marks on the petals. Some varieties of the plant close their leaves 2 hours after sunset and begin to fade 2 hours before the flower starts to curl. Others are moonflowers, which flower at night. To cultivate the plant in frost-free areas, the plant is treated as a perennial and cuttings are used to get it to propagate. In colder regions, it’s treated as an annual and seeds are planted to grow additional Morning Glories. The seed has a hard coat that requires soaking in warm water to germinate properly. In late spring germination is visible.
Morning Glory grow fast and are often used to cool building walls from the heat of the sun and to create shade on ceiling and wall trellises.
Varieties of Morning Glories include the following and many others:
• The Cardinal Climber
• The Cypress Vine
• Heavenly Blue
It is hardy in zones 3 through 10. It is found growing naturally along the central coast and the Central Valley of California as well as the Sierra Nevada foothills. There, onlookers can see pink, purple, blue and white Morning Glories growing naturally in the wild.
Morning Glory Ships as Bare Root