Bloomscape's Outdoor Plant Line Is Here Just in Time For Gardening Season

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Need something to brighten your day? We have just the fix. Lauded online plant shop Bloomscape is launching an outdoor line with grow kits, perfect for sprucing up any porch or patio come time for sunny springtime weather. This is Bloomscape’s first venture into outdoor plants—and we are totally here for it. 

The new Bloom Kits include expert-selected annuals and foliage in a variety of styles, with 6 young plants that are ready to grow and thrive under your care. Bloomscape aims to set up plant parents for success, as these kits include tried and true combinations of hardy container plants as well as plant care tips and instructions.

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And no need to worry if snow is still falling in your region and the warmth of spring feels far, far away. Each kit comes with a studied timeline of the last frost dates in your area, so your plants will arrive just in time for the spring growing season. Your plants won’t ship until the last frost has passed in your zip code—which is such an innovative way to plan ahead for the spring growing season. 

Each kit includes the young plants, detailed plant care instructions, a how-to guide for planting the blooms, and the first application of outdoor fertilizer.

Here are some of our favorite varieties featured in the Bloom Kits to come and tips on caring for each.

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Purple Petunia Accent Kit

Purple Petunia Accent Kit

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Plant Name: Petunia Headliner Night Sky

About: This petunia variety features a deep purple color with specks of white, hence the name "Night Sky." What is so great about this variety is its early bloom—it flowers in the early spring and lasts throughout the season, adding gorgeous color to your garden. Plus, the blooms attract sweet pollinators like butterflies and hummingbirds, so they are sure to pay your garden a visit.

Attributes:

  • Light: Sun
  • Color: Purple
  • Blooms During: Early flowering, blooms lasting all season
  • Pollinator: Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
  • Perfect for: Pots, hanging baskets, window and railing boxes
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Coleus Accent Kit

Coleus Accent kit

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Plant Name: Coleus FlameThrower Chili Pepper

About: This low-maintenance plant is just as pretty as it is easy to care for. The red and green foliage of this plant thrives in the sun or shade, adapting easily to natural outdoor light.

Attributes:

  • Light: Partial sun
  • Color: Multi
  • Blooms During: Does not bloom, has multi-colored vibrant foliage
  • Perfect for: Pots
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Red and Yellow Dahlia Accent Kit

Red and Yellow Dahlia Accent Kit

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Plant Name: Dahlia Dalaya Fireball

About: This dahlia variety features bright red, yellow, and orange petals when in bloom, which starts early in the season and is slow to fade. The colors are sure to stun in your outdoor space, and these pretty plants also will attract butterflies for pollination.

Attributes:

  • Light: Sun
  • Color: Red and orange
  • Blooms During: Early to flower in the season and slow to fade
  • Pollinator: Attracts butterflies
  • Perfect for: Pots, window and railing boxes
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Pink Impatiens Accent Kit

Pink Impatiens Accent Kit

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Plant Name: Impatiens Patchwork Pink Shades

About: The Impatiens Patchwork Pink Shades is a low-maintenance flower with pinkish-red blossoms, which will bloom mid-summer and look full and beautiful into the fall. And as this variety prefers the shade, feel free to place it under a porch or shaded balcony that gets indirect light.

Attributes:

  • Light: Shade
  • Color: Pink
  • Blooms During: Flowering begins mid-summer, blooms lasting throughout late fall
  • Pollinator: Attracts butterflies
  • Perfect for: Pots, hanging baskets, window and railing boxes
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Helichrysum Accent Kit

Helichrysum Accent Kit

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Plant Name: Helichrysum Ribbon

About: This Accent Kit features the adorable Helichrysum Ribbon, which is a dream plant for any gardener. It is tolerant of any light, heat, and drought, meaning it will still thrive on hot, sunny summer days without constant watering.

Attributes:

  • Light: Partial
  • Color: Green
  • Blooms During: Does not bloom, has soft silvery-green foliage
  • Perfect for: Pots, window and railing boxes
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Purple Petunia, White Lobelia, and Silver Licorice Combination Kit

Purple Petunia, White Lobelia, and Silver Licorice

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Plant Varieties: Petunia Headliner Night Sky, Lobelia Magadi Basket White,  Helichrysum Licorice Silver

About: This Combination Kit is a match made in heaven, featuring the purple Petunia Night Sky, which is sure to stand out once in bloom, the White Lobelia with its dainty white blooms, and the Silver Licorice to balance the two. All the plants in this kit love the sunshine and require similar maintenance, making it the perfect option for a summer hanging basket.

Attributes:

  • Light: Sun
  • Color: Purple, white, green, and silver
  • Blooms During: Early flowering with blooms lasting all season
  • Pollinator: Attracting butterflies and hummingbirds
  • Perfect for: Pots, hanging baskets
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White Impatiens, Torenia, and Mezoo Mix Combination Kit

White Impatiens, Torenia, and Mezoo Mix Combination Kit

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Plant Varieties: Impatiens Double Fiesta Bonita White, Torenia Summer Wave Bouquet White, Dorotheanthus Mezoo

About: It's all about the white blossoms in this kit with White Impatiens, White Torenia, and trailing green Mezoo, which is a great companion plant. White Impatiens have large, eye-catching blooms that will last all season and perfectly complement the White Torenia's smaller white blooms that boast a delicate yellow center. As a shade-loving bunch, this kit is a great option for a covered porch or balcony.

Attributes:

  • Light: Shade
  • Color: White, green, and silver
  • Blooms During: Early flowering with blooms lasting all season
  • Pollinator: Attracting bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
  • Perfect for: Pots, hanging baskets
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Red Geranium, Orange Calibrachoa, and Sweet Potato Vine Combination Kit

Red Geranium, Orange Calibrachoa, and Sweet Potato Vine

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Plant Varieties: Geranium Super Moon Red, Calibrachoa Neo Double Orangetastic, Ipomoea Spotlight Lime (Sweet Potato Vine)

About: This kit is sure to stun in your outdoor space. It includes a vivid mix of red and orange blossoms with Red Geranium and Orange Calibrachoa, complemented by the trailing lime green foliage of the Sweet Potato Vine. The sun-loving mixture in this kit will bloom well into the fall and attract lots of pollinators.

Attributes:

  • Light: Sun
  • Color: Red, orange, and green
  • Blooms During: Early flowering that can last into fall
  • Pollinator: Attracting bees and butterflies
  • Perfect for: Pots, hanging baskets, window and railing boxes
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Coleus Mix Combination Kit

Coleus Mix Combination Kit

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Plant Varieties: Dorotheanthus Mezoo, Coleus FlameThrower Chili Pepper, Coleus Mint Mocha

About: If you're looking for lush foliage to add to your outdoor space, this is the kit for you. The Coleus Mix features three plants that are sure to add color and texture to your garden, with the red and green Coleus Chili Pepper, the pink and cream variegation of the Coleus Mint Mocha, and the trailing Dorotheanthus Mezoo.

Attributes:

  • Light: Partial
  • Color: Green and multi
  • Blooms During: Does not bloom, variegated foliage all season
  • Perfect for: Pots
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Pink Impatiens, White Torenia, and Coleus Combination Kit

Pink Impatiens, White Torenia, and Coleus Combination Kit

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Plant Varieties:  Impatiens Patchwork Pink Shades, Torenia Moon White, Coleus Mint Mocha

About: This shade-loving Combination Kit features the sweet pink blooms of the Pink Impatiens, the unique white and yellow blossoms of the White Torenia, and the variegated pink, cream, and green colored leaves of the Coleus Mint Mocha. These plants are easygoing, love the shade, and will attract pollinators to your garden.

Attributes:

  • Light: Shade
  • Color: Pink, white, silver, multi
  • Blooms During: Early flowering with blooms lasting all season
  • Pollinator: Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
  • Perfect for: Pots
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Red Geranium, Purple Calibrachoa, and Yellow Bidens Combination Kit

Red Geranium, Purple Calibrachoa, and Yellow Bidens Combination Kit

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Plant Varieties: Geranium Super Moon Red, Calibrachoa Neo Dark Blue, Bidens Namid Early Yellow

About: This unique assortment features three flowering varieties: the early-blooming Red Geranium, Purple Calibrachoa, and Yellow Bidens. The richly colored variety included in this kit will bloom late into the season, providing color well into the fall. Be sure to place them in a sunny spot, which is where they will most thrive.

Attributes:

  • Light: Sun
  • Color: Red, orange, purple, and yellow
  • Blooms During: Early flowering that can last into fall
  • Pollinator: Attracts bees and butterflies
  • Perfect for: Pots and hanging baskets

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