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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receipt unless weather prohibits. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water daily for the first week after planting.
Pokeweed is a Unique Plant to Add to any Garden or Landscape
Treelike when mature, pokeweed is advantageous to a homeopath's remedy, and pokeweed has been used for a variety of cures. They are well known for their delightful pink to purple stalk, green leaves, and purple berries; the soil will determine its color. Having been used to stain, the berries are an excellent dye crafted by Indians for coloring their feathers.
Pokeweed has Small Pink and White Blooms that will Appear in Midsummer and Last Through Fall.
It will produce a berry once the flowers have died back. Colonial settlers used these plants to make dye for clothing. It prefers moist soil with good drainage.
Pokeweed is an unusual plant.
Phytolacca, a delightful, perennial shrub commonly called pokeweed, is an unusual plant native to the eastern US and California. The plant growth is incredibly fast, going from a tiny sprout to a plant ten feet tall with hanging clusters of grapelike purple berries in just one season!
Pokeweed Ships as Bare Root