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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|
Virginia Pine Tree is very popular as Christmas tree in the southern states of the United States.
The Virginia Pine Tree (Pinus Virginiana) is a great candidate if you want to grow a tree in poor soil. This tree will stretch towards the sky until it reaches between 50 and 80 feet tall. This East Coast native tree has a span of about 25 feet when it finally puts on its flat top indicating that it is done growing. The tree grows typically between 12 and 24 inches each year. The Virginia pine usually has two yellowish-green needles at the end of each bundle that twists themselves around each other in new patterns when observed up close, This tree that is often also called the scrub pine flowers in the spring. Male flowers are located near the branch tips are yellow cylinders while female flowers are a reddish-yellow with a curved shape. Needles often remain on the tree for up to three years.
Virginia Pine Tree is used for reforesting woods and is an excellent tree for wildlife habitat.
The pine cones on the Virginia pine are 1.5 to 2.5 inches long. They have red-brown scales and attach to the tree without a stem. The cones have a needle-like prickle. Pine cones usually do not appear until the third year, and they often look each year on this tree that often lives to be 70. At one point in time, this tree was placed on the endangered list, but that has changed in the past few years. This tree is native to the Eastern United States. Virginia pine is one of the 'pioneer' trees to grow and cover any field. Main growing seasons for this tree are spring and summer. However, it blooms in mid-spring. Virginia pine is very popular as Christmas tree in the southern states of the United States. It is also widely known for its use as pulpwood in paper industries.
Virginia Pine Tree
Virginia Pine Tree