Sanguinaria canadensis Bloodroot Seed and Plant
(san·gui·nar·i·a  can-a-DEN-sis)
Easyliving Native Perennial Wildflowers
Native Wild Flower Seeds & Plants for Home Landscaping and Prairie Restoration

Habitat Bloom Period Color Height Inches Moisture Plant Spacing Lifespan
Sanguinaria canadensis, Bloowroot flower picture Shade to Part Sun March, April White  6 to 12 Average
to Moist
12" to18" Perennial

Photo by cj  

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Sanguinaria canadensis, Bloodroot plants $10 each plus Boxing & UPS shipping.
Please email for availability and contact us with your address & zip code for shipping charges & availability on potted plants
Shipping amounts are determined by your zip code and number of plants ordered.  UPS shipping will be the same for 1 to 6 plants with additional OR OTHER wildflowers increasing the shipping only a small amount for most locations.
Ordering a larger number of plants will usually increase the shipping only a small amount.

Sanguinaria canadensis, Bloodroot seeds are only occasionally available for a short time in late spring and must be planted immediately.

Sanguinaria canadensis, Bloodroot, is a charming woodland wildflower with very unusual foliage and flower.  This plant grows up to 12 inches tall with a single lobed leaf on each stem.  The flower appears first in early spring then the leaf emerges.

The thick horizontal root contains bright orange red juice that was widely used by native Americans for decorations and to treat a variety of ailments.

Plant Bloodroot with other native woodland wildflowers like  Columbine  Green Dragon  American Spikenard  Jack-in-the-pulpit  Goat's Beard  Wild Ginger  Wild Geranium  Virginia Bluebells  Woodland Phlox  Jacob's Ladder  Celandine Poppy   Woodland Spiderwort  Purple Trillium   White Trillium  Blue Cohosh  Black Cohosh  Shooting Star  Ginseng   Christmas Fern   Dutchman's Breeches Celandine Poppy

The delightfully unusual flowers of wild Sanguinaria canadensis, Bloodroot bloom in March/April in average to moist shade along rocky slopes in woods, in ravines, and along bluffs.

The map below shows areas where wild Sanguinaria canadensis, Bloodroot plants grow wild but it can be planted and will grow over a much wider area.  
USDA plant hardiness zones 2 to 9. poppy family, papaveraceae

Sanguinaria canadensis,
 Bloodroot

Alabama
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Connecticut
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Indiana
Iowa
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Ohio
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Rhode Island
South Carolina
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Tennessee
Texas
Vermont
Virginia
West Virginia
Wisconsin

State Distributional Map for ARTRT3

Please contact us by email with your address for shipping charges & availability on Sanguinaria canadensis Bloodroot potted plants & other native wildflowers

We accept payment by check, money order, and through Paypal

The minimum seed order amount is $10, this can be a combination of different seeds.

subtotal for flower seeds 

shipping charge for seeds

seed orders up to  $20.00    =    $3.00 shipping
$20.01 - $50.00    =    $4.00 shipping
$50.01-$100.00    =    $5.00 shipping

over $100.00    =    5 % of subtotal

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Sanguinaria canadensis, Bloodroot Plant distribution map complements of USDA, NRCS. 2001. The PLANTS Database, Version 3.1
  (http://plants.usda.gov). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.