Ordered swamp white oaks. Love my plants. I will be reordering more soon.
I cannot believe the beauty this tree gives, I have had one planted for over 30 yrs now and it becomes larger and larger each year. I recommend it to anyone!
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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|
Swamp White Oak Tree - Quercus Bicolor
Swamp White Oak Tree is a type of White Oak and known as adaptable to various soils. This oak resembles the ordinary White oak with similar bark, they are very rarely a pure white color and usually have a light gray hue. The green leaves of the Swamp White Oak are easily recognizable by their rounded tips. In fall the foliage becomes brown, yellow-brown or occasionally red. This tree has subdued colors during fall, making it the perfect tree to contrast with other types of oak. The Swamp White Oak livens up gardens as it attracts birds, deer, and various wildlife. These trees make fantastic shade trees for lawns because of the size they can grow to become. They have full crowns and are covered with gorgeous green leaves during the spring and summer. They are also hardy and can withstand strong winds very well and to winter storms. These look amazing as they grow and become healthy and adds lots of much-needed curb appeal to all lawns and natural areas where grown. These are very easy to grow and takes no special care. The squirrels love playing in these trees when they become tall and have large branches. These are an excellent choice for all homeowners and landscapers and bring lots of beauty to a location. The swamp white oak tree grows to be about 55 feet tall and 55 feet wide with a beautifully rounded canopy. It makes an outstanding candidate when a tall shade tree is desired because of its broad crown. This tree has dark green leaves with a silvery-white underside from early spring through the end of summer. Then the rounded, lobed leaves turn gold and orange in the fall. This tree prefers acid soil that drains well. This tree, however, can withstand both drought and flood once it is established. This tree bears brown acorns that are about 1 inch long.
Swamp White Oak is native to the lower parts of Canada, and the east coast of the United States.
Alba White Oaks were used for food by the Native Americans.
Swamp White Oak Tree