Yellow Pine Tree (Shortleaf)

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3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
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3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
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3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
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3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
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Not Available,
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Not Available,
Usage
Hedges And Privacy,
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November Through April
Height At Maturity
Over 20 Feet
Exposure
Sun And Shade,
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Bare Root

We ship bare-root plants which are dormant (in a wintertime state) and have no pretty foliage, blooms, or greenery but they will bloom out in the following spring after they are planted and be beautiful.This is why we offer a 1 year warranty to show our customers their plants will thrive come spring.

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We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships November through April

Description

Shortleaf Yellow Pine Tree 

The Shortleaf Yellow Pine Tree, or Pinus echinata, is part of the Pine, Pinaceae, Family. This perennial tree is the heartiest and most flexible option of the tree within the southern pines family. The tree's overall appearance is tall, with a simple leaf complex with a linear leaf shape. It has branches that spread out evenly to form a pyramidal crown that extends to an open position with time and years of growth. The tree is traditionally a healthy bright green with approximately 5-inch pine needles grow in tufts. The tree tends to bloom during February and March and bloom in yellow color. The Shortleaf Yellow Pine Tree typically experiences a slow annual growth rate throughout its first 10 to 15 years. By the time the tree is 20 years of age, the growth rate begins to slow. Eventually, the Shortleaf Yellow Pine Tree can reach anywhere from 50 to 100 feet in height. 

 

 The ideal planting conditions for the Shortleaf Yellow Pine Tree would be in a partly shady area with dry soil moisture levels

 

The tree is quite drought-tolerant but still requires a medium amount of water to grow properly and thrive. One should avoid complete soil dryness by offering the appropriate amount of water. The tree will also need to be pruned to maintain its healthy shape and remove the dead growth to allow new foliage. By fertilizing the Shortleaf Yellow Pine Tree three times a year, the tree will be sure to gain the nutrients it requires for survival. With relatively low maintenance and the tree being extremely hearty, this tree is a great option to add a hearty shape to any landscaping. 

 

 The Shortleaf Yellow Pine Tree is native to 21 southeastern states. These trees are found to be highly hearty and great for producing lumber for several uses. However, if the tree cannot be found in the native species and the tree is being planted, there is an ideal time frame in which to do this. Typically, the best time to plant new trees would be around August, September, and even October. The air should feel like Fall has arrived, and the hottest days of summer need to be over. Additionally, the tree should be planted before the ground freezing to get the best-rooted tree during the planting process.

 

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