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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.
Queen Anns Lace
Queen Anns Lace -Daucus carota
Queen Anns Lace is a wildflower herb. This tall, showy flower can reach heights of 1-4 feet. At the top of the tall stem is a purple floret with clusters of tiny, white flowers. The flower top is about the size of a saucer and the flower clusters against the dark floret look like delicate white lace. The blooms last from spring to fall. Queen Anns Lace is easy to grow. Plant it in full sun to partially shaded areas. Neutral to alkaline soil with good drainage is best for Queen Anns Lace. The showy flowers make beautiful garden additions.
Queen Anns Lace lives up to its name since the great flowers do resemble lace.
The white flowers have a crisp appearance and often have a beautiful purple bloom in the center. When the clusters of flowers first bloom they are curled, and each group has a significant amount of delicate little flowers. As the flowers pollinate they open into a glorious and graceful cascade of blooms; The leaves are flat, broad, and feathery and provide a fantastic backdrop for the flowers. They will thrive when the environment is relatively dry and are durable and comfortable to be grown. They are magnificent when placed in a garden or as an accent around the base of the home.
Queen Anns Lace is an essential perennial wildflower to be incorporated into any landscape or garden area. This plant is remarkable when blooming. The bloom is a cluster of tiny white flowers, and they are very abundant on this plant. The foliage is a medium green that provides quite a contrast for the flowers. These plants are also commonly known as the Carrot Weed. They will begin blooming in midsummer and last into the early autumn months. Butterflies and bees all like this plant. They are very easy to grow and maintain and can adapt to most any soil with good drainage.
Queen Anns Lace flower is a natural depiction of her talent and will provide the same stunning detail to any landscape.
It's blossomed open to form an umbrella effect to absorbs the light and heat. This can be very beneficial in household gardens. Queen Anne's Lace is an excellent companion plant to tomato plants by boosting its production, as well as lettuce by providing moisture from the air and shade. The white textile shaped blossoms show their beauty from spring all through the summer and into the fall. They are very hardy and resilient, being able to grow in very hot and drier climates.
Queen Anns Lace can thrive dry soil making them a maintenance free plant that only needs a sunny spot to build.
This flower is part of the carrot family, so the roots offer a delicious fragrance of sweet carrots. Along with the inviting smell, these plants are edible and can be used to make a tasty and healthy tea, cooked in soups, or placed in salads in their first year of growth. Because of their smell and taste, they also attract herbivore wildlife to snack on them, providing an opportunity to witness nature in your backyard. Queen Anns Lace flowers can be the elegant detail that makes a garden go from average to stunning.
Queen Anns Lace