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The Virginia Pine Seedling, known botanically as Pinus virginiana, is also called Virginia pine, scrub pine, Jersey pine, and Possum pine.
Native to New York through the Appalachian Mountains to western Tennessee and Alabama, the Virginia Pine is a hardy short-needled pine that presents in a pyramid shape as it grows. With seeded pine cones can remain on the Virginia Pine for up to five years before dropping.
Plant your Virginia Pine Seedling in the spring as a stand or a single tree in full to partial sunlight, then stake and secure your Virginia Pine Seedling to keep it safe from strong wind and weather. Protect your Virginia Pine Seedling until its roots are firmly established. Your Virginia Pine Seedling will grow from 1 to 2 feet per year in the right planting conditions.Young Virginia Pine shows smooth bark that becomes red and scaly, then shaggy and grayish-brown at maturity. As your Virginia Pine Seedlings age, the tree loses its pyramid form loses that form, becoming scrubby and rounded, hence, its nickname "scrub pine."Adaptable to most soil conditions except wet soil, your Virginia Pine will thrive best in loamy, sandy, well-draining soil. Watering your Virginia Pine Seedling is a must until established, yet after this, the rain will provide all the water this tree requires. DO water if there is severe heat or drought since the needles of your Virginia Pine can scorch. Fertilizer is not needed for your Virginia Pine Seedling.
If you have a large garden landscape that needs filling, grow a group of Virginia Pine seedlings and plant them roughly 20 to 25 feet apart to make them a dense stand.The usual size range for Virginia Pine Seedlings at maturity is 18 to 59 feet tall, yet this tree can grow larger under optimum conditions. A Virginia Pine Seedling's trunk can be 20 inches in diameter, and your Virginia Pine Seedling can live between 65 and 90 years.
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.