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Squirrel Corn Plant

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SKU:
219
$14.99
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Sun & Shade,
Bloom Season
Spring,
Bloom Color
White,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Usage
Flowering, Flower Gardens & Beds,
Usage
Flowering, Flower Gardens & Beds,

Reviews (5)

  • 5
    Good color

    Posted by Steven on 6th Apr 2017

    The color is well and looks good planted around the yard with other flowers

  • 5
    Love the different look

    Posted by MAtthew on 6th Apr 2017

    The look is different and pretty. I think its my new favorite flower

  • 5
    Enjoyable

    Posted by Jack on 6th Apr 2017

    Good plant, growing very good

  • 5
    Easy to take care of

    Posted by Eden on 6th Apr 2017

    No weeds and easy grower

  • 5
    Satisfied

    Posted by Lauren on 4th Apr 2017

    Very pleased and satisfied with my plants

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Shipping

Shipping Information

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.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Squirrel Corn Plant Provides Beautiful Blooms

Squirrel Corn Plant - Dicentra canadensis. Squirrel Corn is a shade dwelling, herbaceous perennial with hanging or erect, greenish-white, creamed colored, or pinkish-tinged heart-shaped flowers, which bloom between April and May. Average heights of this high insect and disease resistant plant can range from 6 to 12 inches. The short stem, blue-grey, and smooth leaves give the foliage a fern-like appearance. The common name stems from the underground yellow clustered root system which resembles corn kernels. It can be seen growing in both the wild or gardens as a fragrant ornamental addition to the landscape.

Squirrel Corn Plant is one of the most popular and best-known wildflowers around.

This wildflower is seen a lot growing in parks and other areas. The flowers of Squirrel Corn will be a heart-shaped and a pale pink color when in bloom. These wildflowers will look great in flower gardens and natural areas when growing. This wildflower is used a lot as an ornamental plant for gardens.

Squirrel Corn is a small herbaceous plant that is native to the Woodlands of eastern United States. This plant can be found growing in most moist woodlands and bogs. This plant grows in dry soils as well and can be found in various spots along the Appalachian mountain range. Squirrel Corn will go dormant for most of the year and will only appear in spring when it is time to bloom. The tubers for this plant are spread easily by small woodland rodents. Squirrel Corn is not for human consumption. 

Squirrel Corn Plant will make a lovely plant for a garden.

It is often found growing in parks where they have extensive gardens. It also does excellent in average soils and will even grow well in moist soil conditions. Its blooms are heart-shaped and white. Squirrels and rabbits love squirrel corn.

 

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Squirrel Corn Plant