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We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.
|Ships November through April|
Shortleaf Pine Tree, or Pinus echinata, is part of the Pine Pinaceae Family
This perennial tree is the heartiest and most flexible option of the trees in the southern pine family. The tree's overall appearance is tall, with a simple form and needle color that ranges from a dull yellow-green to a bright, dark green. This Tree has a variety of uses across many industries, from landscaping and forestry to construction. The tree is readily adaptable to many soil types, including those with acidic soils or wetlands. It's also resistant to the root diseases that plague other tree varieties.
Shortleaf pine tree is native to the southeastern United States
They're easy to spot with their long, white, pendulous cones that hang off the tree and are relatively easy to harvest. These trees grow fast and produce good lumber for furniture, cabinets, and other wood items such as homes. You can also use them for landscaping with their dense shade. The Shortleaf Yellow Pine Tree is a relatively short but straight-trunked and dense pine tree species. They grow to heights between 50 and 90 feet in the southern U.S. and up to 60 feet in northern latitudes. Pines are one of the most sought-after lumber sources in the world due to their versatility and abundance. They are harvested for commercial purposes in many parts of North America and Canada
It is an excellent tree for privacy. The average growth rate is 1-2 feet per year.
It is the perfect choice for the home gardener. It can withstand drought yet only needs medium amounts of water to grow well.
The shortleaf pine tree is a beautiful conifer tree with a wide range of qualities. From being one of the most drought-tolerant trees to one of the tallest deciduous trees, it's no wonder why this tree is so popular.