Helpful Gardening Tips
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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.
Water Oak Seedlings
The water oak is also referred to as the Quercus Nigra. This is a majestic and spectacular tree. The tree will grow 24 or more every year until it reaches 65 feet or more once it matures. This tree can grow in areas many trees cannot. Partial shade to full sun is preferred along with wet and well-drained soils. The water oak makes a dramatic statement with very little care.
It is essential to plant the Water Oak Seedlings in an area with plenty of room due to the large size of the tree.
This is a perfect tree to plant in the front yard for incredible curb appeal. The water oak is also an excellent addition to any backyard due to the shade provided by the canopy. During the spring and summer, the foliage is a beautiful and vibrant green. The large leaves turn vibrant colors every fall in shades of deep orange and red.
Water Oak seedlings, also known as Quercus Nigra. Hardy planting zones are 4-10. Growth rate on this tree can be up to 24 inches or more a year. The water oak is a rather large tree once it reaches full maturity, it can grow up to 65 feet or more. They prefer well-drained, wet soils and can grow where most trees cannot. Full sun and partial shade are preferred for this tree to grow at its best.
Areas such as swamps, ditches or places in the yard where the water doesn’t drain well are great places to grow Water Oak Seedlings.
This tree has a large canopy and can provide you with lots of shade. The foliage will stay green in the spring and summer months but will turn vibrant colors in the fall. The leaves are large and can grow up to 6 inches long.
Water Oak Seedlings