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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|
Eastern Red Cedar
Eastern Red Cedar - Juniperus virginiana is a hardy native conifer that grows between 40-50 feet in height when exposed to full sun. Birds and other small critters are attracted to the tree's bluish seed cones that sprout in the spring. The tree takes on a brownish hue in the winter months. The wood of the Eastern Red Cedar is loved due to its workability and durability.
The Eastern Red Cedar is widely-known for its medicinal purposes.
The bark is still used today as a traditional herbal medicine to relieve coughs, bronchitis and even arthritis. The trees are also known to have long lives, with some living for hundreds of years. The drought tolerant, heat tolerant, and cold tolerant Easter Red Cedar tree are perfect for every climate from the north to the south, and it's an ideal tree for either city, rural, or country locations.
The Eastern Red Cedar's naturally sweet and woodsy smell functions as a natural repellent to pests, and so it's typically insulated from many diseases caused by pests that affect evergreen trees.
Nonetheless, its dense foliage functions as a habitat for birds and desirable wildlife. This beautiful evergreen tree creates an attractive privacy screen, and it blocks out a lot of noise. The Eastern Red Cedar is a high functioning tree, as well a gorgeous staple to your landscaping. It thrives when planted in fertile soils and can adapt to other types of soils. These are lovely evergreen trees and work great to provide a border or natural privacy fence for a property. They grow to become thick and dense and are perfect for bringing birds to the area as they love to build nests inside the limbs of the tree. They produce lovely fragrant pine needles that can also be used for mulching around a home or added to gardens.
Eastern Red Cedar