Helpful Gardening Tips
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.
Sumac is Considered a Large Shrub or Small Tree
Sumac is a large shrub or small tree standing 16 feet tall at maturity. This plant is woody with long, pinnately compound leaves. The velvety feel and forking pattern to the leaves and branching is the source of the name Staghorn.
It is a tree that flowers with densely packed cone-shaped deep red flowers. These seedlings are a favorite plant with gardeners, both in their natural form and cut to resemble palm trees. It thrives in dry, poor soil where most other garden plants die. It is hardy from USDA Zone 3 to 8.
Sumac is a Great Beginner Traditional Garden, Plant
With their quizzical fuzzy petals, they stand out with the look of a stag's new horn growth. Hence the name "Staghorn Sumac." If you want to add extra warm colors to your garden in the fall, these are the seedlings for you.
These are a great beginner plant, as they can withstand most extremes. The French and Germans have admired this garden plant for over 500 years as the "vinegar tree."
If you want to crop or shape this plant, many gardeners will orient the leaves to form a small palm tree. Enjoy this fantastic and traditional garden plant.
These plants prefer to be in regions with medium moist soils and are well-drained. These seedlings provide gorgeous beauty by producing love oval-shaped leaves and blooms that appear as horns.
The leaves turn orange, yellow, and lovely purple colors during the fall months. This tree blooms typically during the spring months of the year.