Purple Love Grass

$2.33

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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    Purple Love Grass

    Posted by Eric Quigley on 29th Aug 2019

    This is amazing.

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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

Purple Love Grass is a gorgeous, low-maintenance plant that loves hot, dry weather

Though it isn’t large, this plant may be cultivated in groups to provide excellent ground coverage in regions that get a lot of suns, but not much rainfall. As the name suggests, purple love grass produces vibrant purple florets during the late summer and early fall, adding a delicate, yet profuse burst of color to their ordinary green.

This is a plant that’s perfect for dry, sandy soils, and grows best in zones 5-9. It doesn’t need much in the way of water but thrives in sunlight. When planting, take care that your placement doesn’t receive too much shade. Purple love grass reaches a mature height of just 1-2 feet, which it will do in the span of only one spring and summer.

Purple Love Grass needs very little maintenance

Make sure you plant in loamy or sandy soil, in an area that is well-drained and receives as much sun as possible. You don’t have to worry about watering unless your garden receives little to no rainfall over the spring and summer months. Even then, a little goes a long way! Because it’s so easy to care for, and spreads quickly through its seed scattering, within a few years of planting you will be rewarded with a dense violet cloud of delicate seed heads, some of which can add up to six inches of height!

Purple Love Grass is a drought tolerant plant

Because this plant can withstand drought, it’s perfect for rock gardens or those in dry, arid climates. In fact, it’s quite popular as a defense against sandy soil erosion. Many landscapers also use purple love grass as borders for flower beds or pathways, to cover considerable ground areas and to add softness to desert rock gardens.

Purple Top grass is a beautiful grass. This plant also grows well in various soil conditions. This plant grows great in areas like ponds and water gardens thanks to the amount of moisture in the ground. This plant also looks good near rock gardens.

Purple Love Grass