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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.
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Pre-Planned Gardens are sold out for spring 2018. Check back after June 29 to order for 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?
Great plants to solve gardening challenges.
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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The world's most popular ornamental grass, 'Karl Foerster' has a strong upright habit and blooms with showy flowers that ripen to tawny seed heads that decorate the plant through the fall and winter months.
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Flat of 9 plants will cover 18 square feet when planted together
Plant Shipping: Buy now and we will ship your order at the ideal planting time for your region. Spring-Planted Perennial and Bulb orders will ship from April 23-June 30, warmest zones first.
Most plant and bulb orders arrive within 2-6 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.
Grass Plugs Will ship at planting time in spring, beginning in late February.
Wildflower Seed & Grass Seed Orders 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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(based on 8 reviews)
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from New Cuyama, CA
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Comments about High Country Gardens Calamagrostis acutiflora Karl Foerster:
This is my first try with grasses. It will probably take a full year to evaluate my opinion of how it looks in my garden, but it's definitely summer-hardy.
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I would shop here again!
Second time we have ordered this plant. Always does well!
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
I would not buy this product again.
from Boston ma
Too small for the price and one of the 10 plants didn't survive the winter.
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
(1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
Sorry, I didn't have luck here in NC
No luck and couldn't get it going......
(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)
excellent so far
from upstate NY
About Me Getting Started
These are very hardy and good looking. Easy to plant. No problems with any pests. We ordered 14 and none have died. We look forward to seeing how they develop and change over the Fall and Winter months. Highly recommended.
(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
These are alive and growing
from Boise, Idaho
I'm waiting on these to take off. They're thin, but they're growing tall.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Love every plants I've ever purchased
By Fran in OKC
from OKC., OK
I purchase almost all my plants from High Country even though I live in OKC. All of them make my garden so special. My most recent purchase is just now growing for the spring season and I can't wait to see how it looks with all my others plants.
(19 of 19 customers found this review helpful)
Love this grass!
By Ruidoso Gardener
from Ruidoso, NM
Karl Foerster makes my xeriscaped front yard look like I know what I'm doing in landscaping. It looks like the pictures in the catalog; performs as described; adds interest and height to my collection of grasses and wildflowers.
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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When you order from us, we guarantee that you will receive the hardiest plants, bulbs or seeds available, packed with care and ready to thrive in your garden. If you have followed our detailed planting and care instructions and you do not experience success, we will honor our satisfaction guarantee for up to one full year from delivery.
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