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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|
Eastern White Pine Tree
Hardy Planting Zone: 3-8
Bloom Season: Spring (about April=May)
Bloom Color: Various (Red, Yellow, Brown, Green)
Height at Maturity: 50-80’ (can grow upwards of 130’ in the wild)
Soil Type Preferred: Acidic, moist, well-drained, and dry soils (thrives in moist soil)
Sun or Shade: Full Sun or Partial Shade (about 4 hours of sunlight per day is advised)
The Eastern White Pine as its name suggests is native to eastern and northeastern parts of the United States as well southeastern Canada.
Like other pines, it grows at a fast rate, however, White Pines grow faster than their pine counterparts reaching upwards of 2 feet per year. Pine tree leaves can be described as dark-green and needle-like. Mature trees can get as old as 200-300 years old, sometimes getting as old as 400 years. The Eastern white pine has the title of being the tallest tree on the North American continent. It produces fruit in the form of pine cones and is hospitable to various forms of wildlife including but not limited to forest birds such as the red crossbill as well as small mammals and rodents like the squirrel.
A popular option for holiday decorations and Christmas trees.
Chief among the many uses for its wood are millwork, lumber, and construction. It also produces pine tar, which has many uses, but the most popular has to be for its use in baseball among hitters looking for more grip on their bats.
If you’re looking for pine with a classic shape, looking to add diversity to your landscaping repertoire, or need a classic festive option for the holidays, look no further than the eastern white pine tree.