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Carpet Of Color Mix

Carpet Of Color Mix

Carpet of Color Mixture is a splendid mix of low-maintenance hardy geraniums and potentilla (bush cinquefoil) that create a colorful, long-lasting ground cover. Flower colors vary between charming yellow, blue, red, pink and white on deeply lobed, medium to dark green foliage. Both perennials have a bushy habit and similar bloom time from late spring until late summer. Easy to grow, these hardy perennials are well suited for borders, perennializing, ground cover, rock gardens and patio containers. Attract plenty of butterflies and pollinators to the landscape with this fantastic, colorful mix! Deer tend to avoid. No. 1 roots.
  • Hardiness Zones 4-9
  • Mature Height 10 - 16 inches
  • Bloom Time May - August
  • Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade

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Botanical Name: Geranium, Potentilla

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Product Details

  • Restricted States US:

    AE AK GU HI PR
  • Botanical Name :

    Geranium, Potentilla
  • Ship As :

    Bare Root
  • Size :

    NO.1
  • Suggested Uses:

    Borders, Container Gardening, Ground Cover, Perennializing, Rock Garden, Showy Flowers
  • Flower Color :

    mixed
  • Flower Form :

    Single petaled cup shaped flowers
  • Foliage Type :

    Deeply lobed, medium to dark green foliage
  • Mature Spread :

    12 - 18 inches
  • Spacing:

    16 - 18 inches

Growing Tips

  • Planting Instructions :

    Soak roots in water before planting. Top of plant should be just below the soil. Space plants 16-18" apart. Water well after planting.
  • Soil Moisture :

    Well drained, humus enriched
  • Will Tolerate :

    Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
  • Pruning Instructions :

    None
  • Winter Care :

    None needed
  • Planting Depth :

    Top of plant should be just below the soil
  • Watering Requirements :

    Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
  • Fertilization Requirements :

    Once per year in spring
  • Special Care :

    Not needed

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K. Van Bourgondien & Sons, Inc. times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time (depending on climatic conditions) for each area of North America.

We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are harvested, our staff of K. Van Bourgondien & Sons, Inc. experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those reservations.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules.


       Fall 2018 Shipping Schedule

  • Bulbs and Perennials
    Zones First day to ship Last day to order
    All 9/17/2018 12/10/2018

  • Iris
    Zones First day to ship Last day to order
    1A 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    1B 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    2A 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    2B 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    3A 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    3B 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    4A 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    4B 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    5A 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    5B 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    6A 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    6B 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    7A 8/13/2018 10/15/2018
    7B 8/20/2018 10/15/2018
    8A 8/20/2018 10/15/2018
    8B 8/20/2018 10/15/2018
    9A 8/20/2018 10/15/2018
    9B 8/20/2018 10/15/2018
    10A 8/20/2018 10/15/2018
    10B 8/20/2018 10/15/2018

  • Amaryllis and Paperwhites
    Zones First day to ship Last day to order
    All Zones 10/8/2018 12/24/2018


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Shipping Note:

Orders for gift certificates will be shipped immediately.

Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship any plant items from late June through August. General merchandise will be shipped with your plant order.

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Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.

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