This is a wonderful addition to our yard. Looks great where I planted it.
My plants were shipped just right. It is great to have shipping like this. I get what I need just in time.
Helpful Gardening Tips
Goes Well With
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.
Burr Oak makes a fabulous shade tree
Well, the Burr Oak Tree grows to be around 70 to 80 feet tall and will grow an average of a foot per year. The branches spread out like an umbrella, so to speak, which makes it beautiful if you like to have a picnic table under some shade trees.
When planting this type of tree, no need to worry if the soil you are placing it in is the right kind or not as the Burr Oak Tree will adapt to its surroundings and grow just fine. This tree will also attract a lot of different wildlife like squirrels, birds and other small animals which will be amazing to watch.
Burr Oak thrives best in full sunlight and attracts wildlife
When you look at these trees, it almost reminds you of painting with it's pretty leaves expanded out so beautifully. This type of tree also is a nice one for the children if they like to climb as the lowest part of the branches are close to the ground. Families will enjoy this tree when the shade is needed.
Mature Height: 70'-80'ft
Growth: slow growing with gaining about a foot per year
Sunlight: full sunlight areas
Soil: This plant will adapt to all different types of soil
Wildlife: attracts birds and squirrels
Burr Oak is native to North America
The Burr Oak is Native to the eastern and central portions of North America. It is sometimes referred to as the mossycup or mossycup white oak. This tree is one of most significant of the oaks and can have a trunk with a diameter of 10 feet or more. This tree will produce shade in the summer as well as acorns in the fall, which will be an attraction for wildlife.