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Purple Rain Perennial Native Plants Collection [72 plants]
Purple Rain Perennial Native Plants Collection [72 plants]
Purple Rain Perennial Native Plants Collection [72 plants]
Purple Rain Perennial Native Plants Collection [72 plants]

Purple Rain Perennial Native Plants Collection [72 plants]

$299.00 $379.00
    Details

    "Purple Rain" is the perfect garden kit for creating a stunning rain garden filled with a spectrum of purples and lush greens. This 72-plant collection, featuring a variety of moisture-loving plants like Great Blue Lobelia and Rose Milkweed, is specially designed to thrive in medium to moist rain garden conditions. It not only adds a vibrant splash of color with its array of purples but also serves as a magnet for pollinators; including offering direct support for endangered Monarch Butterflies. Transform your rain garden into an enchanting, eco-friendly oasis that is as beneficial for the environment as it is beautiful to behold. With "Purple Rain," you'll bring a touch of natural elegance and resilience to your garden.

    Blooms from May to September.

    Featuring:

    Common Name Latin Name Count
    Monkey Flower Mimulus ringens 12
    Brown Fox Sedge Carex vulpinoidea 12
    Prairie Sedge Carex bicknellii 6
    Great Blue Lobelia Lobelia siphilitica 6
    Golden Alexanders Zizia aurea 6
    Rose Milkweed Asclepias incarnata 6
    Winged Loosestrife Lythrum alatum 6
    Blue Vervain Verbena hastata 6
    Cardinal Flower Lobelia cardinalis 6
    Common Boneset Eupatorium perfoliatum 6

    How it Ships:

    This and other kits ship directly from the nursery to your door as a set of young plants (typically referred to as "plugs") in one or more trays (see below). Unless otherwise specified, your plants will be ready to install upon receipt. See "How We Ship" for more details.

    a tray of live native plant plugs
    Example tray of native plants delivered for a given kit. Number and species of plants will vary by kit, and growth stage will vary by time of year.

    Plant Bloom Chart

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    Area: 75-100 feet
    Plants: 72
    Min Height: 12 in
    Max Height: 60 in
    Soil Moisture: Medium and Moist
    Soil Types: Sand, Loam, and Clay
    Sun Exposure: Partial Sun (3-6 hrs/day) and Full Sun (6+ hrs/day)
    Ecological Benefits: Pollinators, Butterflies, Soil Stabilizing, Butterfly Host, Birds, Deer Resistant, and Hummingbirds