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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|
Chestnut Tree grows well in deciduous hardwood forests of the eastern United States.
This deciduous tree of the Fagaceae Family thrives in Hardy Planting Zones 5 through 9 depending on the month and dormancy at delivery, with a soil pH level ranging from 4.5 to 6.5. The best in deep, sandy soil but if yours is considerably clay, plant it on a slope. They typically grow to mature at the height of 100 ft. (30.48 m) And can live as long as 800 productive years beginning their fruit nut yield at 3 to 4 years of age.
The Chestnut Tree gives wood for furniture, bark for various industrial uses, and fruit nut for eating as a soup, roasted, or ground for flour, ice cream or cereal, and much more.
The aesthetics are delightful, as well. Use it to beautify and stabilize any sunny setting. Landscapers also appreciate Chestnut Trees' artistic presentation with interlacing bark ranging from green to brown, leaves from light to hunter green, and their sweet smelling flowers shielding the fruit nut with delicate determination.
The Chestnut Oak and is very popular.
This tree is known to grow well in dry rocky soils that other trees cannot grow in. Chestnut Oak is a long-living tree that can grow and live for as much as two hundred years. Chestnut Oak is sometimes confused with a similar species to call Swamp Chestnut Oak, but Chestnut Oak has thicker darker bark. Bright, vibrant colors make this tree a fall favorite. The bark on this tree is large and thick which makes it easy to recognize from other oak trees. Deer, birds, squirrels and even humans love the acorns that it produces. The acorns can be made into bread, flour or eaten plain. This tree produces a yellow flower during the early spring months. These Blooms can be pollinated by both bees and butterflies and wind pollination which can carry the light pollen to other blooms.