This is a wonderful addition to my flower garden. Looks great where I planted it.
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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.
Hummingbird Vine is the perfect plant for hummingbird lovers
Common Name: Hummingbird Vine
Sun Exposure: Full sun, but will tolerate some shade
Mature Height: Up to 25 feet
Spread: Up to 25 feet
Spacing: 5-6 feet apart
Growth Rate: Rapid
Flowering Time: Depending on the variety, blooms during summer and fall
How Long It Flowers: All summer
Flower Color: Depending on the array, various shades including white, pink, red, and yellow
Soil Requirements: High levels of water retention and nitrogen (pH level: 5.5 to 7)
Pruning: During autumn or winter, use a lopper to cut down overgrown vines to 2 feet. In spring, pinch the tips of new shoots to stimulate bushy appearance.
Flower Form: Honeysuckle vines produce abundant trumpet-shaped flowers with yellow interiors and long stamen.
Hummingbird Vine comes in many different stunning colors
Depending on the specific variety of honeysuckle, these tubular flowers come in a variety of colors including shades of white, pink, red and yellow.
Hummingbird Vine also produces a lovely, sweet fragrance that attracts hummingbirds, bees, and songbirds
The power of the aroma differs across varieties. It also provides sweet nectar that is non-toxic and edible. In some types of honeysuckle, red fruit follows the blooms. Unlike the nectar, the berries may be toxic depending on the variety of the plant. Proper sunlight is essential for flower production as too little sunshine will affect the number and quality of the blooms. These plants have long trumpet-like flowers that attract Hummingbirds from everywhere. These plants generate and are great for trellises and arbors. These plants are also extremely hardy and hard to kill. Hummingbird Vines are the perfect plant for any home.