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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|
Burr Oak Tree Seedlings
Burr Oak Seedlings will flower a beautiful male catkin being greenish-yellow and female is slightly reddish (a catkin is a cylindrical flower cluster with no petals) in the spring.
The flowers will produce large acorns (0.8-2in long 0.8-1.5in broad) that are food for squirrels, wood ducks, wild turkeys, whitetail deer, and rabbits. The leaves will give a cup shape around the flower for this reason it has also been known as the Mossycup Oak. The Burr oak would make an awesome addition to any landscape. Along with this tree's strength, it will provide a dense sizeable shaded area perfect for relief from the summer sun in any yard. This tree also makes an ideal windbreak in large fields and farmsteads due to its large size and deep rooting. This tree produces a bold statement in any setting with its massive trunk, burly branches, and hammered tipped leaves.
Burr Oak Tree Seedlings are not often seen in the urban landscape but is making a strong comeback due to its strength and versatility.