Blue Cohosh

$5.99

What we ship: Click here to see what your bare root plants and trees will look like upon arrival. They will come up and bloom like product images shown.

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Reviews (3)

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    Blue Cohosh

    Posted by Wade Bedwell on 28th Aug 2019

    They have beautiful blooms. They look great where I planted them.

  • 5
    Blue Cohosh

    Posted by Sara Jennings on 28th Aug 2019

    The shipping was fast and the packaging was great.

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    Plants

    Posted by Shirley Scott on 15th Aug 2019

    Beautiful flowers in the wind.

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Description

Blue Cohosh is a very hardy plant that may grow slowly

It makes up for this with its beautiful foliage and its yellow, brown flowers

Blue Cohosh - Caulophyllum thalictroides. Blue cohosh is a perennial plant in the barberry family that produces small, blueberry-like fruits along with blue-green foliage. The leaves are tulip-shaped and serrated at the tip. Blue cohosh grows in hardwood forests throughout the eastern United States. It becomes best in shady, moist locations such as hillsides and caves. Native Americans used blue cohosh as a woman's herb. It can be used for uterine weakness and a childbirth aid. The plant acts as a uterine stimulant, increasing the uterine muscle tones. Its properties also serve as a menstrual cycle simulator. It is is a well-known and useful plant. Blue Cohosh plants are often created into capsules and can also be brewed into teas. They help with the pains that are caused by arthritis and also can help with symptoms of menopause. They have also been used to bring on menstruation and to induce labor for natural childbirth.

Blue Cohosh, or any other plant, should only be used when recommended by a doctor or herbalist

The Blue Cohosh belongs to the buttercup family and produces small, bushing leaves which act somewhat like a groundcover. Blue Cohosh is native to the eastern half of North America and has traditionally been used as an herbal treatment for various ailments. The Blue Cohosh is also known by the name 'Squaw Root.' This plant is fantastic when added to gardens and brings a lot of beautiful color with it. It thrives when planted in well-drained soils. This plant will display its beautiful blooms during April through June and adds an enormous amount of beauty when grown. These are an ideal choice for all homeowners and gardeners as they are very easy to grow and becomes to be very tall and can create a high focal point for a garden. These beautiful flowers add incredible curb appeal as they grow and bloom. This is a great way to bring a lot of life and brilliance to all gardens. These beautiful plants can also be used to create beautiful and bright ground covers for natural areas. This large online nursery ships these gorgeous plants in bare root form and they are ready to plant as soon as they are received.

Blue Cohosh is best if grown in zones 3 through 8

When the leaves first appear they are purplish, but quickly turn to dark green. Blooms appear in mid to late spring and are then followed by waxy appearing blueberries.

Mature Height: 1 ft to 3 ft
The spread of 6 to 1 foot

Sun Prefers partial shade to full shade.

Soil: Grows best in moist, humus-rich, acidic soil.


Blue cohosh is the common name for this plant. Its botanical name is Caulophyllum Thalictroides. It is from the genus Calophyllum. As a woodland garden style plant, it tends to grow in clumps where planted. It is also suitable for larger pots as an indoor plant. The season that the blue cohosh tends to favor is spring. It is a perennial meaning that one will only need to plant this once and it will come back every spring. The Blue Cohosh Plant is a beautiful perennial that will come back year after year. It is very hardy and easy to grow. This plant will do well in many different soil types as long as it is planted in a shady, moist area. In spring and summer months, this plant will produce blooms in the appearance of clusters of tiny pod-like shapes that are a beautiful shade of blue. The leaves are lovely light green with a textured feel to them. It is a relative of the buttercup species. Blue Cohosh