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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|
Hazelnut Trees And The Advantages of Planting Them
Hazelnut Trees are a top pick among tree growers and are beautiful additions to any yard. These trees offer many advantages that are unknown to the average person. Here we will explain why Hazelnut trees a such a good pick for your yard or landscape setting.
Hazelnut Trees serve as an essential basis for several ecological systems
Hazelnut Trees serve as an essential basis for several ecological systems. The flowers of the Hazel Tree are a vital source of pollen for bees and promote the bee species as a whole. The leaves of the tree are an excellent food source as well as an adequate habitat for caterpillars. On top of that, the actual Hazelnuts are a food source for several species, including woodpeckers and small mammals.
One of the best parts of having a Hazelnut Tree is the nuts that it produces. Hazelnuts have a sweet and woody flavor that compliments a variety of desserts and recipes. The nuts of the Hazelnut tree naturally drop roughly every four weeks and should be picked before they are ripe to prevent fading. Once they are picked, they can be roasted and then added to recipes. Hazelnut spreads are a popular choice which is a mixture of hazelnut and cocoa.
Many people are unaware of the possible medicinal uses of the Hazelnut Tree. The leaves, in particular, are advantageous to herbal medicine. Hazelnut leaves are rich in manganese, vitamin E, and other essential vitamins. Alternative medicinal practitioners often use the Hazelnut leaf to heal liver and gall disorders. It is believed that the leaves promote circulation and have healing powers.
Hazelnut Trees are relatively simple to care for and are generally a better choice for the environment. These trees require less water than other tree species. Hazelnuts also hold a significant amount of carbon that reduces the amount of carbon within the atmosphere. Hazelnut Trees also have a more extended photosynthetic season and provide more clean air for a more extended period. Hazelnut Trees also reduce soil erosion and overall are beneficial to the health of the Earth.
If you are looking for an ecologically friendly tree that also provides a delicious food source, the Hazelnut Tree should be considered. This tree species supports humans and animal species alike. The tree is full of beneficial nutrients that are often used in alternative medicine. From food to medicine, this tree has it all and should be an addition to your yard.