Long Blooming Collection For the West

Get gorgeous blooms for months on end with these long-blooming perennial plants perfectly suited for western gardens. This collection of plants will fill your garden with color from late spring through summer. Will do best in full sun. Save $10 off the single plant price of $95.91
Zones5 - 8
Advantages
Bee Friendly
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Annual Rainfall
10 to 20"
20 to 30"
30 to 40"
Mature Height5" tall x 24-30" wide Callirhoe involucrata; 10" tall Origanum vulgare Compacta Nana; 18" tall Pike's Peak Penstemon.
Mature Spread24-30" wide Callirhoe involucrata; 24-36" wide Origanum vulgare Compacta Nana; 15" wide Pike's Peak Penstemon.
Bloom TimeLate spring through summer.
ShippingNo longer shipping to zones 2-10 this season.
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SizeCollection of 9
SKUHC017154

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

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.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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Get gorgeous blooms for months on end with these long-blooming perennial plants suited perfectly for western gardens. This collection of plants will fill your garden with color from late spring through summer. Includes three of each variety: Penstemon mexicali Pike's Peak Purple, Origanum Rotkugel and Callirhoe involucrata

*Does not include planting map

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SKUHC017154
Item Package Size
Collection of 9
Common Name
Long Blooming Collection For the West
Botanical Name
Long Blooming Collection For the West
Zones
5, 6, 7, 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Flower Color
Pink, Purple
Mature Height
5" tall x 24-30" wide Callirhoe involucrata; 10" tall Origanum vulgare Compacta Nana; 18" tall Pike's Peak Penstemon.
Mature Spread
24-30" wide Callirhoe involucrata; 24-36" wide Origanum vulgare Compacta Nana; 15" wide Pike's Peak Penstemon.
Bloom Time
Late spring through summer.
Ships As
Potted Plant
Soil Type
Average Soil
Soil Moisture
Average
Amount Of Rain
10 to 20", 20 to 30", 30 to 40"
Advantages
Bee Friendly
Ideal Region
West, Southwest
Planting Time
Spring / Summer, Fall
Item Unit Of Measure
Plant
Ships To Canada
No
Planting Guides
Planting and Caring for Pre-Planned Gardens & Collections

Soil Preparation: Remember that proper soil preparation is the key to healthy, vigorous blooming perennials. Use Yum Yum Mix and a high quality compost at recommended rates to prepare the soil. Inoculate the plant roots with Plant Success mycorrhizal inoculant. Planting: Plant according to the mature size of the plant. Don’t be tempted to put the plants too close based on their size in the pots. They’ll grow quickly and cover the space shown in the planting map. (Maps included only with Pre-Planned Gardens, not Collections.)

Fertilizing: Once annually in mid-fall, after plants begin to go dormant. Use Yum Yum Mix or Yum Yum Mix Winterizer at recommended rates to improve the soil and provide essential plant nutrients.Use it with high quality compost, mix half and half by volume and spread on top of the soil. Scratch it in lightly and water thoroughly. It is also beneficial to treat the plant roots with Plant Success® mycorrhizal root inoculant if you didn’t do so at planting time. (Inoculation only needs to be done once.)

Mulching: In arid climates mulching is very beneficial. Coarse textured composts, shredded leaves, pine needles and composted bark are all excellent mulch materials. Apply to a depth of 1-2 inches. Replenish annually (or as needed).


View more Planting Guides, or download our complete Planting Guide for tips on caring for your plants when you receive your order, as well as planting instructions for Perennials, Spring-Planted Bulbs, Fall-Planted Bulbs, Cacti & Succulents, Xeric Plants and more.
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As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Some perennials are shipped as potted plants, some as perennial roots packed in peat.  The ‘Plant Information’ section describes how that item will ship. All perennials and spring-planted bulbs are packaged to withstand shipping and are fully-guaranteed. Please open upon receipt and follow the instructions included.

Perennials and spring-planted bulbs are shipped at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Perennial and spring-planted bulb orders will arrive separately from seeds. If your order requires more than one shipment, there is no additional shipping charge. See our shipping information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (800) 925-9387 or contact us by email.

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