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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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We first introduced our "Gardens in a Box" over a decade ago and despite our efforts, we sell out every season.
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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.
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Blaze Little Bluestem grass is grown for its exceptional fall color. A tall upright warm-season ornamental grass, Schizachyrium scoparium 'Blaze' mixes in nicely with flowering perennials and its grass blades turn deep red in the fall maturing to a pink winter color. Drought resistant perennial plant (xeric).
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 February 27-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.
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.
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Love it! Will be getting more this year!
from Southwestern Idaho
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Comments about High Country Gardens Schizachyrium scoparium Blaze:
Love my fall landscaping. This grass is so beautiful in the fall when it starts turning color and clear through the winter . Also stands up to the wind we have.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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from Cheyenne, Wyoming
I planted it last fall and it survived a very cold snowy winter here in Wyoming.Very hardy plant.
a cure for the winter blahs
from Keyport, NJ
probably needs more than one growing season to develop the size and presence to get the MIchael Dirr " wow " factor; but a healthy, hearty and colorful plant; will re-evaluate in a year
By Love Colorado
from Western Slope, Colorado
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I live in a wooded area with pinons and juniper trees so this grass fits in beautifully with the natural landscaping. I use grasses, wild flowers and herbs as plants in my garden.
Fits in well
from El Dorado Kansas
Added to my grass garden. Did well for its first year. Not as tall as I expected but still very attractive.
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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