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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.
Wintergreen Plant is a beautiful ground cover
Wintergreen plants are in the group known as aromatic plants and stay green throughout the winter season. It can also be known as an evergreen and can be grown from seeds. By covering the ground and areas in acidic and shady oil, the wintergreen will grow best to 24 inches wide.
Wintergreen plants are shrub-like that grow very low to the ground.
Wintergreen can be seen in North America and can be entitled the American wintergreen, otherwise known as Gaultheria procumbens. Wintergreen are in the genus Gaultheria species, and they are made of an aromatic compound, methyl salicylate and have a minty flavor. These plants have glossy green foliage, and they will turn bronze and red during the wintertime months. The red berries on the plant can be used in candies, gum, perfume, tea and other cosmetic and food products. Wintergreen is known as a forest plant where it originated.
Wintergreen Plant can be seen along the Mississippi River and Georgia.
It is best suited for low lights and can be seen mostly in the south. These plants live longest in areas of shade and during cool summers. Wintergreen thrives as a plant that lies flat and does not like to be wet. Caring for a wintergreen plant requires them to be spread at least 4 to 6 inches apart from each other. Watering each day especially in dry summers is essential. During the summer, the flowers on the plant will produce red berries that can live throughout the winter. Nature and other animals are prone to eating the berries on Wintergreen. You can use the berries for your purposes at home if you so choose to do that. Wintergreen will sprout in one to two months after it has been planted in a cold environment. You should use a greenhouse and then separate the plants in early springtime.
Wintergreen Plant ships as Bare Root