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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.
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.
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.
With its thick, leathery, flat green leaves, the Bald Cypress is the definitive symbol of earthy beauty. But this graceful tree's beauty goes beyond texture to its flaky brown acorns that are a hit at Thanksgiving.
The Bald Cypress is available as a low-maintenance tree that has a grey-green color but also resembles its cousin, the bur oak, in that it sheds the outermost portion of its leaves each year. This tree will tolerate wet soil and drains well. A slow grower, this species has reached 50-60 feet heights but rarely grows over 35 feet. The bald Cypress features long-lasting branches and long limbs that are easily pruned. It tolerates few pests and diseases, ideal for home landscaping or a border plant.
The Bald Cypress (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana) is one of the most commonly grown trees in Central Florida. Known for its beautiful gray, ridged, fan-shaped foliage, this tree is attractive as it grows with minimum upkeep. Due to its dense canopies and fast growth, bald cypresses are popular with landscapers and are being asked to be planted along roadways and railroad tracks by some local governments. The mid-Atlantic and south tip areas along the coast north into Georgia are ideal growing zones for this species. According to NRCS Plant Profile Report No. 1319, bald cypress trees have five known growing regions: Southern Texas; Northern Mexico; the Gulf Coast States from Louisiana through Mississippi; Coastal Southeast from Alabama through North Carolina; and California coast from Los Angeles County northward to Oregon.'
The Bald Cypress is varied and a beautiful tree, able to live up to 250 years. Its dense growth helps create shelter for wildlife in Florida's wetlands, and its soft narrow branches give it a beautiful contour and a striking silhouette. The bald cypress' long silky fall leaves are an attractive shade of green and turn bright red, making this tree popular with Christmas decorators.
The Bald Cypress was initially from Lake Manchac in Louisiana and is a native tree species in Texas. An Alabama native, it is adaptable to many regions with plenty of sunlight. You can find it growing wild throughout the piney woods of North Central Texas, Florida, and Alabama, as well as along our Gulf Coast. Not only does this tree grow beautifully, but it is also an impressive timber tree. It has a slow growth rate, to about 8'-10' per year, making it an attractive option for a shade tree. The Bald Cypress has outstanding durability and resilience even in extreme climates. That means that you may not need supplemental watering during the hot months and shouldn't have to worry about salt damage while on the beach or during the winter months.
Cypress trees are native to the interior lowlands of the southeastern United States. They can grow in various soils and tolerate a wide range of climates and soil types. The Bald Cypress is very salt-tolerant, requires little water, and grows well in coastal areas.
Grow a bald cypress to create a classic L-shape topiary garden. It is one of the easiest topiaries to grow in various shapes and sizes. A healthy, green bald Cypress makes an attractive addition to any yard.