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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|
Devils Walking Stick Shrub Is a great addition to any landscape
The devils are walking stick shrub, also known as the aralia spinose, angelica tree, prickly ash or Hercules club is a deciduous shrub belonging to the Araliaceae family. The bush gets its name from the thorny, sharp spines on its stems, branches and leaf stalks. This shrub is native to the eastern United States, specifically Missouri, and grows well in Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9. However, it can be found as North as New York to as south as Florida, and westward in Texas, Ohio, and Illinois. The shrub can grow from 10 to 20 feet high and spread 6 to 10 feet wide. This shrub can also develop as a small tree at up to 35 feet tall. The devils walking stick shrub is a low maintenance shrub that can grow quickly in a variety of soils in full to part sun.
The Devils Walking Stick Shrub is a hardy shrub that can tolerate droughts and urban pollutants.
This is a fast-growing plant that can spread rapidly and typically grows in bluffs, ravines, thickets, low upland woods, wood margins, fields, and pastures. In the summer the shrub produces flowers and black fruits. The flowers bloom July through August and grow in large panicles up to 2 feet long and attract pollinators. The fruits develop after the flowers from August through October. The fruits are widely enjoyed by birds, small mammals, opossums, raccoons, and foxes.
Devils Walking Stick Shrub is a beautiful fall shrub
The leaves are medium to dark green and turn pale yellow to purple-brown in the fall. These shrubs are best used in less traveled areas in remote areas of landscape as shrub borders. The bush can also be used cooking. The fruit can be enjoyed by humans, and young leaves can be eaten by chopping up finely and cooked as a potherb. The flowers and foliage are also often used as decoration.