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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 elderberry bush is a large plant with low-hanging branches that produces dark purple berries that can be used in jams, wines, and juices. It has small green leaves and can survive almost any conditions and soil types, except in arid areas. The best soil for thriving elderberries though is well-irrigated loamy earth. Mature elderberry will generally reach heights of between five and twelve feet, which makes it useful as a garden divider between neighbors' yards or an accent plant.
Elderberry plant help eliminate gas and help with problems brought on by constipation.
It is an excellent herb to treat any of the gastrointestinal issues that people may suffer with. It can also protect the cardiovascular system in the body as these plants can also help with cholesterol problems. Landscaping with elderberries is one of the most natural and most durable plants to work with to reap gorgeous rewards. This shrub blooms midsummer with edible flowers that emit beautiful, aromatic fragrance and plump, juicy berries. They can be harvested and produced into an assortment of items such as wines, jams, pies, and jellies. There are a variety of elderberry plants. Strait-Lace elderberry sprout pink flowers that look like decorative tree ornaments against their dark maroon-black leaves. Black-Lace elderberry stands alone as unique. It has dark purple leaves with lemon-scented pink flowers and dark blackish-red berries. Lemon-Lace elderberry will cheer up your landscape with golden leaves and white flowers. The Black-Beauty elderberry has pink blossoms with dark purple foliage, and like the Black-Lace will emit a delightful lemon scent.No matter, the shape or size, these flowers, and berries are an essential part of alternative medicine. They contain potent vitamins and anti-oxidants that are used for combatting cancer. They can also help aid the immune system in fighting and prevent colds and flu. The elderberry shrubs thrive comfortably in the sun or shade. They will make a beautiful addition to your garden if you have tall plants since these may grow beneath.
Elderberry Shrubs spread quite quickly if you are yearning for a large hedge and require very little annual maintenance.