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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|
Spruce Pine Seedlings
Hardy Planting Zone
Our spruce pine seedlings do best in USDA growing zones 3 through 9 .
Our spruce pine seedlings grow into trees that produce seed cones. Trees located further south sprout cones in February to early March. The cones appear later in March when the tree is located further north.
Our spruce pine seedlings produce brown cones. The flowers that develop are yellow.
Height at Maturity
Our spruce pine seedlings achieve a mature height of 30 to 60 feet. The spread of this tree can get to 25 to 40 feet wide.
Soil Type Preferred
Our spruce pine seedlings can thrive in a variety of soil types. These include clay, loam, or sand. They can tolerate well-drained soil and soil in areas with extended flooding. Our seedlings can thrive in soil that ranges from acidic to slightly alkaline.
Sun or Shade
Our spruce pine seedlings can grow in several different light environments. This includes partial shade or sun, or in a full sun environment.
Spruce pine seedlings require little pruning, making them ideal when you are looking for a low-maintenance tree.
They thrive in a variety of light and soil environments, making them an ideal choice for areas with diverse plant life. While this tree prefers an environment with limited grass, it can grow in places where it is present.
Spruce pine seedlings are resistant to diseases and pests.
The trunk and branches are not showy, and the branches do not tend to droop. They are resistant to breakage even when there is significant weather. This tree’s fruit averages one to three inches in length and has a cone shape. The fruit of this tree will attract a variety of mammals, such as squirrels, bringing wildlife to the area.