During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
Red Pine Seedling
A long-needled fast growing pine, Red Pine reach heights of up to 150 feet, with a bare trunk reaching over halfway up the tree as it reaches maturity. Their needles are up to 6 inches long, making for a very tall tree with a "crown" of branches and needles at the top.
Often found growing in sandy soils and rocky terrain, Red Pine adapt well to very poor soil and can live as long as 400 years. It does not tolerate shade, but does tolerate high winds and drier soils.
Red Pine are often planted for forest and wildlife habitat, and are common in most Northern States.
Zones 3-8, Current picture shows a mature tree, We are currently shipping a seedling 5-10 inches tall when shipped.