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1-Shipping starts December 13th on ALL Bareroot trees 2-One Gallon containers CAN SHIP starting November 1st 3-PLEASE INCLUDE SHIPPING DATE IN “ADD MESSAGE” SECTION! (Click to see this graphic) CRABAPPLE PACKAGE CRABAPPLE COMPLETE 5 Varieties of Trees Bareroot 2′-4′ tall MM111 Rootstock $125 per package ~Shipping included!~ USDA Zones 5-9 Includes 5 Bareroot Crabapples: Dolgo, […]

Shop for Apple Trees

We would like to thank and give much credit to Mr. Lee Calhoun Jr. for much of the great information that he has provided on the southern apple varieties that we offer. His book Old Southern Apples is an excellent read and full of years of his own research on great Southern apples. We strongly suggest that you […]

Shop for Crabapples

Hunters are sometimes surprised to find how much deer LOVE crabapples.  The Wildlife Group carries a great selection of the best crabapple trees for your wildlife habitat needs. Our Crabapple items will grow best in Hardiness Zones 4 -9 Please note: We now have Crabapple tree packages available in online from our Shop ‘n Ship Online Store with […]

Seeds and Growing Supplies

MOISTURE MIZER (Soil Conditioner) Package – Each Reduce watering by at least 50% and increase your survival by adding just one tablespoon per bareroot seedling.   Moisture Mizer is a super absorbent soil conditioner that stores water and slowly reduces it for plant use.  These tiny granules can hold up to 300 times their weight […]

Spraying

Our trees are selected with absentee landowner in mind. We strive to pick the most disease resistant trees that we can possibly get to help with the problem of disease. However, resistance does not mean immune to some spraying may be necessary at times. We strongly recommend the spraying of dormant oil on your fruit […]

Thanks for great fruit trees and Christmas delivery!

These trees were bare root planted on the sought after sandy loam banks of the Alabama River in Lower Sardis Alabama in the month of December 2011. With a little sweat, blood, horse manure, leaf compost, moisture mizer, plantra tubes, 9 month slow release fertilizer, and love these trees have grown nicely in 2 years. […]

Pruning and Training

The day that you plant your trees is the day that you begin to prune and train for future production. Neglect here will result in poor growth and delayed fruiting. 1st  year  -­Pruning a young tree controls its shape by developing a strong, well balanced framework of scaffold branches. Remove or cut back unwanted  branches […]

Site and Soil Requirements

Sunlight  is  the  key  ingredient  in maximizing  fruit  production. Early   morning  sun  is  really  important  to  dry   the  dew  from  the  plants,  thereby reducing   the  incidence  of  disease.  So  choose  a  site   on  your  property that  is  in  the  sun  most   of  the  day.  Otherwise,  expect  reduced   performance  from […]

About the Wildlife Group

Planting trees and shrubs can turn your “annual” food plots into “perennial” habitat for all types of wildlife. The Wildlife Group is a nursery strictly dedicated to wildlife and the enhancement of its natural, productive beauty. We grow trees that not only intensify the beauty of your surroundings, but also improve the productiveness of your […]

USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map

Find your Hardiness Zone – Click on this link to view this as an interactive map. Just type in your zipcode…Very cool! Plant hardiness is very important to growing success.  For best results, check the map to determine which hardiness zone you live in, then use that number as a reference when choosing plants.  You’ll find […]