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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|
Willow Oak Tree - Quercus phellos
The willow oak tree is a relatively fast-growing deciduous oak tree, native to North America. Willow Oak Tree has long willow-like leaves create dense shade and make it a favorite shade tree for parks and along streets. The Willow Oak Tree’s ability to withstand urban pollution makes it a popular choice for city environments. While not technically a Willow Oak Tree, the willow oak thrives in wet conditions like floodplains, near rivers and lakes, and marshes. Despite its water requirements, the willow oak is remarkably drought resistant. Fully grown, this magnificent Willow Oak Tre can grow up to 120 feet tall, though will usually only reach 60 to 70 feet tall.
Willow Oak Tree's bark is grayish-brown, with wrinkles as it gets older.
Willow Oak Tree leaves are light green during the summer months and yellow, orange, and russet during the autumn months. Because of Willow Oak Tree large size, it is most suited for parking lot islands, lining city streets and as a park or shade tree. Willow Oak Tree can grow between 3 and 4 feet in one year under ideal conditions. The willow oak has long thin leaves which droop very similarly to a Weeping Willow, though of course the oak grows much more substantial. These trees can mature to be very tall, and some can reach one hundred feet tall and around forty feet wide.
Willow Oak Tree are excellent for shade trees on a lawn, but they need plenty of room to grow so their roots can spread, so they become healthy.
These look amazing as they are covered in their leaves and especially as they begin to change colors. This is a beautiful way to provide shade to all lawns during the fall and autumn months of the year.
Willow Oak Tree