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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.
Viburnum Shrubs - Viburnum lantana. There are over 150 species which range from deciduous to evergreen and from 2-foot shrubs to 30-foot trees. Many species of viburnum are popular as landscape plants because of their versatility. Plant them for their showy flowers, bright berries, scent, and autumn colored foliage.
More common spelling arrowwood viburnum is a densely growing shrub that adapts itself to a variety of soil conditions. Reaching a full mature height of up to 15 feet, the is best suited for windbreaks or privacy hedges.
Black Haw Viburnum
The Black Haw Viburnum is straightforward to grow, takes well to both sun and shade, and adapts to many different types of soil. It is a flowering shrub that will grow 12-15' high with an 8-12' spread. It has creamy white flowers in early May and yields an edible blue-black fruit. The foliage is dark green during summer, changing to a deep red color in the fall. This plant grows well in zones 3 through 9.
The Nannyberry is a large shrub or small tree known for its beautiful white flowers and the dark purple-black berries from which it gets its name. The plant is native to the Northeastern and Midwestern United States as well as Southern Canada. They are capable of growing in dry or moist soil and varying pH levels. Well-drained soil and the partial sun is their preference, and they grow in zones 2-8. When full-grown, their average height is 5 to 8 feet, and they have an average spread of 3 to 5 feet. The scientific name of this plant is Viburnum lentigo.