Virginia Pine Seedlings Package of 100
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Virginia Pine Seedlings Package of 100 Description
Virginia Pine Seedlings - Pinus Virginia - is considered a pioneer plant.
Virginia Pine seedlings are native tree that belongs to the Pinaceae family. It is a medium to a large tree native to southern New York State, Alabama. You may find it in ancient fields at high altitudes in the piedmont, mountains, and dry forest areas; Scrub pine is another name for this seedling because of its rough look and scraggly growth. You may also refer to it as Spruce Pine or Jersey Pine.
It is a classic, evergreen conifer that may grow to heights of about 15 to 40 feet with a width of 8 to 14 inches. It is tiny and thin in its early stages of growth, but they take on a more lush and straight appearance as they mature.
When it is young, it develops as a vast, open pyramid with low branches, but as it matures, it becomes flat-topped and horizontal, with excessively long limbs that give the tree a scraggly appearance. The needle-like structure is what distinguishes this plant from a pine. In addition, it also has a pleasing pine aroma.
Virginia Pine Seedling is one of the first to emerge on the landscape.
Virginia pine has smooth bark that turns red and scaly as they age, eventually becoming shaggy and grayish-brown in appearance when they reach maturity. Its leaves are short, needles, twisted, and have a sharp-pointed tip clustered together on dwarf stems in groups of two with yellowish-green to dark green. It has cones that turn reddish-brown when fully grown. Its seeds are a food source and an excellent habitat for many birds and other wildlife. It lingers on the tree for many years after opening and dispersing the seeds.
It is a slow-growing forest tree that may thrive when you grow it in a space that receives full sun to partial shade. The tree is well-known for its ability to thrive in very unfavorable conditions. While it is tolerant to practically any soil type, it flourishes in well-draining, loamy, sandy soil with a pH ranging from neutral to low. It does not require further watering other than rain when fully grown.
Many individuals utilize this tree as a fence around their homes. It serves as an excellent specimen for naturalizing areas. It makes a beautiful backdrop to your garden. It also contributes to filling barren landscapes and acts as an erosion barrier.
There are several ways to utilize the Virginia pine tree. People often grow it on farms in the southern United States as Christmas trees. It was once used as railroad tiers but has become a significant pulpwood source in the paper industry. Virginia Pine Seedling grows in places where other plants cannot.
Virginia pine pinus virginiana is simple to grow and care for since it is a low-maintenance tree.
For this tree to maintain its shape, it is advisable to stake it, train the limbs, and prune its branches for a few years.
Zone: 4 to 9
Sun exposure: Full sun to partial shade
Height at maturity: up to 15 to 40 feet tall with a spread of about 8 to 14 inches
Water requirements: Average
Best time to Harvest: Fall
Ship as: Bare root
Virginia Pines for sale Wholesale
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.
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