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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.
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 provides 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 receipt unless weather prohibits. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water daily for the first week after planting.
Black Willow Stakes is a Fast Growing Shade Provider
Black Willow Stakes enjoy cooler climates near wet areas, such as swamps and rivers. If you are a carpenter, or are just good with your hands and like building your furniture, consider planting or buying a black willow tree.
Black Willow Stakes grow very fast. If you live near the water in a cold climate, these trees will provide the perfect amount of shade for you in the summer months. The tree's leaves measure three inches and dangle down. This cascading effect will provide a calming atmosphere to your backyard. From far away, the leaves look like a green cloud blowing in the wind.
Black Willow Stakes are Very Pliable and Appreciated for Use in Carpentry
The Black Willow's limbs are very pliable, so the limbs used to be used to make artificial limbs for people. Now, the uses for the tree include but aren't limited to shipping boxes, furniture, and toys. Black Willow Stakes has a long history. The Ancient Greeks made tea from its bark, and the Native Americans used its bark for medicinal purposes. Because the trees require a lot of water to grow, these trees also serve an environmental purpose. During times of a significant amount of rain, these trees suck up the water through the soil. That is why it is essential to have a sufficient amount of trees near wetlands.
When it comes to trees, the Black willow is one of the more durable trees around. Its pointed green leaves distinguish the tree. However, it comes in some different sizes. The size of this tree can range from 7 feet to 25 feet tall. This tree is best in hardy zones 3 through 9. As long as you have quality soil, adequate sunlight, and feeding and watering it regularly, it will be just beautiful. Due to its size, you will need to grow the tree outdoors in grass fields and large yards. The scientific name for this unique tree is Salix nigra.
The Black Willow tree is a beautiful adornment for any yard or lawn.
Its luscious green foliage provides vibrancy to any landscape and makes the perfect addition to your garden. Its yellow flowers, called catkins, add to the charm and are delightful to behold. This tree catches the eye and is noticeable for its tall, narrow shape pointing up towards the sky. This tree often has multiple trunks, each with protruding branches that give it a unique look character. The 3 to 5-inch leaves have serrated edges very finely and give the tree an appearance of liveliness and animation, which sets it apart from other trees, making it a favorite among landscapers.