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Fumewort Purple Bird

Fumewort Purple Bird

Give your customers and clients a versatile option for virtually any site in the landscape with this amazing bulb plant. Purple Bird Fumewort is a unique spring cultivar that features bright purple flowers with a pleasing tubular form that is ideal for allowing pollinators and butterflies to enjoy the nourishing nectar within. It makes a lovely border plant, especially when used in groups of at least three or five. But it can also be planted in sunny or shaded rock gardens, wooded sites or even as a lively ground cover between shrubs or along a tree line. Award-winning Purple Bird is a vigorous bloomer with a carefree nature and maintenance-free habit.
  • Hardiness Zones 4-9
  • Mature Height 5 - 6 inches
  • Bloom Time Early spring
  • Light Requirements Full Shade, Half Sun / Half Shade

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Botanical Name: Corydalis solida 'Purple Bird'

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Product Details

  • Restricted States US:

    AE AK GU HI PR VI
  • Botanical Name :

    Corydalis solida 'Purple Bird'
  • Ship As :

    Bulb
  • Size :

    6 CM+
  • Suggested Uses:

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

    purple
  • Flower Form :

    Clusters of tubular flowers
  • Foliage Type :

    Glacous bluish-green fern-like leaves
  • Mature Spread :

    4 - 6 inches
  • Spacing:

    4 - 6 inches

Growing Tips

  • Planting Instructions :

    3" deep and 4-6" apart
  • Soil Moisture :

    Well drained
  • Will Tolerate :

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

    Not needed
  • Winter Care :

    Mulch +/- 2"
  • Planting Depth :

    3" deep
  • Watering Requirements :

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

    Once per year in early spring
  • Special Care :

    Not needed

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K. van Bourgondien 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 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.


       Spring 2019 Shipping Schedule

  • Elephant Ears and Crinum
    Zones First day to ship Last day to order
    1A-6B April 29, 2019 June 3, 2019
    7A-13B April 1, 2019 June 3, 2019

  • Bulbs and Perennials
    Zones First day to ship Last day to order
    1A-4B May 6, 2019 June 3, 2019
    5A April 1, 2019 June 3, 2019
    5B March 18, 2019 June 3, 2019
    6A March 11, 2019 June 3, 2019
    6B March 4, 2019 June 3, 2019
    7A-7B February 25, 2019 June 3, 2019
    8A-8B February 18, 2019 May 13, 2019
    9A-13B February 11, 2019 May 13, 2019


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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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