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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|
Hardy Planting Zone- 3 through 9.
Bloom Season - Most maples flower between February through June.
Bloom Color - Depending on the type of maple tree, the bloom colors will vary. A Japanese maple blooms are red and fragrant, while Italian maples are yellow-green. The most commonly seen maple is the Red, which produces a brilliant red bloom.
Height at Maturity - Some maple trees can reach heights up to 143 feet tall, but the average growth in more rural areas range between 30-50 feet tall.
Soil Type Preferred- Maple trees prefer soil that is deep, well-drained, and moist with a texture of fine to medium. Avoid soil that is sandy or has a lot of rocks in it.
Sun or Shade - A full sun or partial shade area is best for maples.
When grown to their full height, maple trees provide an abundance of shade during the summer and a colorful display during the fall.
There is a wide variety of maples with a vast choice of size and color to fit any yard size, so plan carefully and be sure to select an option that will fill the space perfectly.
Maples grow quickly and are an ideal choice for yards who need a swift makeover with a vivid pop of color.
They thrive in many different types of climates, meaning they will mature easily in most areas. Plant a maple tree during any season when the ground is not frozen, however, fall is the ideal time. As long as the soil is well-drained and moist, it will take easily. Maple trees are easy to plant and grow, so whether you are a professional landscaper or looking to spruce up your home, the maple tree is a perfect choice to bring color and height to any yard.