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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|
Dogwood Tree (Cornus florida)
Dogwood Trees also called The Cherokee Princess Dogwood Tree is an excellent choice to add to your landscape. It likes soils that are moist and acidic. It will produce large white flowers during the spring and early summer months of the year. It can even handle some drought and colder weather. Is Native in some parts. This tree is a fast-growing hardwood that does well in most landscaping settings.
Dogwood Trees blooms in spring and has many green leaves in the summer. Their foliage is beautiful in the fall before they drop their leaves. This tree produces red, blue, and white berries in the winter that the birds and other wildlife love. The beautiful and fragrant flowers come in white, dark red, and pink. The white bloom, with a hint of rusty red at the tips, is the most common of the colors. The time to prune your tree is in early spring while it is still dormant. This will help shape the tree as it grows. You will not need to fertilize unless the soil is shallow in nutrients.
The Dogwood Tree is the most common ornamental and is an asset to most types of landscaping. It likes partial shade or filtered light so it can be planted among other trees. It also does well in full or half day sun so it has some versatility to where it can be placed. Dogwood Trees have been considered both tree and flower. As a note to its popularity, North Carolina and Virginia have it as their state flower while Missouri has it as their state tree.
Dogwood Trees re a very common tree.
Flowering Dogwoods have large colorful four-petal blossoms that can be pink, white or even yellow. It has different twisted branches, and grey bark. It has rich green leaves in summer and purple leaves in the fall, followed by red berries that attract small animals in the winter.They should be planted in partial shade, in well-drained humus-rich soil that doesn’t get too dry; A layer of mulch around the base will help it retain moisture.Dogwoods are favorite among garden landscapers, and they can stand alone or compliment an existing yard with their variety of color. When mature they range from 15-25 ft.
Dogwood Trees grow about a foot each year.