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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.
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Oak trees have a long history of being used to make furniture, but there are many more benefits to planting oak trees.
Benefits to Wildlife:
Oak trees produce acorns, which is a food source for wildlife. More than 100 species of wildlife eat acorns. The trees give bird’s places to land and nest while also protecting other animals like squirrels. It can even provide shelter for deer and other woodland animals. Whitetail deer consume up to 75% of their diet from acorns. Twigs and leaves used for nests, and some even eat them.
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The trees root system can stabilize the ground around them and provide shade to cool the ground and any structures it covers. It can help with windy area by using its leaves to slow the wind-down. It’s leaves break down and become a luxurious addition to the soil. They provide shade to many shade-loving plants like Azaleas, Rhododendrons, Heathers, and Ferns. Carbon dioxide (CO2) is building up in our atmosphere. Oak trees absorb CO2 and release oxygen.
Oak trees are a renewable wood source that has been used in construction and furniture making for many years. Seedlings can plant for future use. The wood from these trees is hard and durable, which make them perfect for building.
Oak trees are beautiful and stately trees that make any yard or property even more attractive. They will bring in animals that you can watch while relaxing on your porch. You also get to hear the birds sing not to mention the leaves and acorns add to the beauty. White oaks have a purple-red color, and the scarlet oak is the most colorful. The Northern Pin has a deeper reddish purple color, but every species is beautiful in its way.
Consumption for humans:
The acorns from an oak tree can be soaked in warm water and then drained off many times to remove the tannins that make them bitter and then can be ground into flour to make bread, muffins, etc. The bark is used medicinally by gargling for a sore throat or skin sores.
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With the many benefits that the oak tree provides, it is an excellent choice for planting in your yard.