June 19: Final Day To Order Plants Shipping Now - Up To 40% Off
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1. Choose a spot on your property that receives at least 6 hours of sun per day.
2. Prepare your soil by clearing the area of all existing growth.
3. Mix the Wildflower seeds with sand for better visibility.
4. After spreading the seed, we recommend compressing the seed into the soil.
5. After planting, give the area a good water.
Professionally-designed gardens make it easy to get a beautiful yard.
Pre-Planned Gardens are sold out for spring 2018. Check back after June 29 to order Pre-Planned Gardens for fall planting.
We first introduced our "Gardens in a Box" over a decade ago and despite our efforts, we sell out every season.
What’s included in a pre-planned garden?
Professionally-designed flower bulb collections that will combine beautifully.
Spring-Planted Flower Bulbs (like Gladiolus & Dahlias) will bloom in summer.
Fall-Planted Flower Bulbs (like Tulips & Daffodils) will bloom in spring.
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New Mexico Privet is an attractive multi-stemmed shrub or small tree with ornamental white bark and brilliant yellow fall foliage. ‘Berry Girl’ is a female plant that sets a huge fall crop of dark purple berries eagerly eaten by song birds. You will need a female and male plant if you wish to get berries: See Forestiera neomexicana 'Happy Boy.' Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
Plants now shipping in 1-2 business days. Most plant and bulb orders arrive within 2-5 days, or less, of leaving our greenhouses in Colorado. This prompt delivery is provided without additional express charges.
Note: To ensure the highest plant quality, June shipments may be held for few days so that plants aren’t in transit over the weekend. For areas with temps consistently above 90 degrees, we recommend fall planting.
Final day to order for spring delivery is June 19, 2018.
Grass Plugs & Seed: Most orders ship within 5-8 business days (all zones).
Gardening Goods: All non-plant items ship within 2-3 days.
Standard shipping costs are $4.99 and up, depending on the size of the order.
Make Fast Even Faster: For ‘Rush’ same week delivery, please call customer service at 800-925-9387.
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Gardening Goods:All non-plant items ship within 2-3 days.
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By Angie B.
from Las Cruces NM
About Me Avid Gardener
Comments about High Country Gardens Forestiera neomexicana Berry Girl:
Using to form a small privacy screen that will also benefit birds
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Forestiera neomexicana Berry Girl - A Good Screen Bush
from Santa Fe, NM
I have a male and female New Mexico Privet growing side by side on the North side of my house. The Privets get both morning and afternoon sun as they are in an East-West corridor along the faux-adobe wall. The female grows much more densely than the male. I had a Robin that sat on the wall and ate berries all winter long. He was very content and very plump! This summer I have a small bird nesting in the female. The Privets are used as a screen between me and my neighbor. I prefer the female growth formation. This is a hardy pretty bush that can be pruned back extensively. The Privet is cold hardy and tolerates high winds well.
To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.
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