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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|
The yellow pine tree is a coniferous evergreen that produces attractive yellow needles
Some trees have yellow-green or green needles. The scientific name for the plant is Pinus rigida and it grows in hardiness zone3-9, making it a visually stunning addition to the forests in the northeastern region of the U.S.
Yellow pine trees are also called pitch pines because of the resinous sap that comes out of wounds or cuts in the tree. The tree grows slowly, up to about two feet each year, until it reaches its height. The needles of the tree are twisted and long and are about five inches long. Every yellow pine tree produces both male and female blooms. The bark of the tree is a gray-brown shade and creates plates that shade. When the tree is mature, the bark can grow to around 4 inches thick. The wood has a yellow tinge.
The male flowers on the yellow pine tree are yellow and produce pollen. The female flowers are cone-shaped and have a seed in every scale. The cones grow up to 4 inches long. The pine cones stay on the tree for years.
Yellow pine trees create an airy covering in the shape of a pyramid sitting atop a long trunk
The trees can grow as tall as 180 feet tall and 50 feet wide at maturity. Seedlings are the best way to propagate the yellow pine tree. The trees grow in humid, moist conditions but can also grow well in drier climates.
These trees are ideal for designated property lines, which make them attractive plants for the front or backyard, especially if they are grown about 4 feet apart. Yellow pine trees thrive in gravel and sandy soil and prefer highly acidic soils that are well-drained. These pine trees grow in full sun. If you're using the trees for landscape design.