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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.
|Ships November through April|
Box Huckleberry Shrub is a great way to grow your own produce
Box Huckleberry Shrub is an evergreen. The Box Huckleberry is a low North America shrub usually between 6 to 8 inches in height and has leaves that resemble those of the boxwood. The Box Huckleberry blooms in May and June with a beautiful white, urn-shaped flower and the blueberry-esque fruits appear in July and August. Its evergreen leaves, because they lack resin, are glossy and different than other similar shrubs. While you can find them here, in general, they are difficult to find commercially or in nurseries because they are difficult to propagate.
The Box Huckleberry is also beginning to be used in landscaping as it provides ground cover along with flowers and fruits.
Box Huckleberry Shrub is a shrub that is native to North America. This shrub has green leaves that resemble the boxwood. During the summer months, the bush grows blueberries that are editable. By the end of the summer, the berries are ready to be picked. Species of this plant have been traced back to being in existence 1,300 years ago. The leaves are long and oval shaped. In the winter the leaves turn red. Before the shrub produces fruit, it has a white power with a tint of pink in it. The berries are eaten by many different animals and are safe for humans. They can be used in various types of pies.
People also grow Box Huckleberry Shrub in their yard to see the beauty of the blueberries.
The Box Huckleberry is a low lying shrub. This shrub produces one inch long green leaves that turn red in the winter. The plant is an evergreen that produces flowers in May and June that are white and shaped like an urn. It bears fruit in the form of berries in July and August that are blue and formed on pedicels. The shrub is most commonly found in Appalachia and is a sterile plant that reproduces by cloning itself by extending its roots. It is most likely the oldest plant in North America at 13,000 years old.
Box Huckleberry Shrub ships as Bare Root