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Our commitment to quality includes biodegradable grow bags

Here at Fast-Growing-Trees we have a commitment to quality, and part of that commitment includes carefully packaging and shipping plants so they arrive in excellent condition, ready to be planted. With our large variety of plants, big and small we have a few different methods of packaging. Most of our items arrive in the classic […]


Tea Plants are Cold Hardy and Easy to Grow

What is the most popular drink in the world? Most people would assume that it’s Coca-cola, but in reality the most popular drink in the world comes from a plant that can be easily grown at home indoors or out. This plant I’m referring to is the Tea Plant, which has spread for centuries all […]


Medium Sized Privacy Trees To Block Nosey Neighbors

Everyone wants privacy from their nosey neighbors, this is why evergreen trees that grow closely together to form a hedge row that can’t be infiltrated are starting to spring up all over most neighborhoods. Not only do they block your neighbor’s line of sight from your windows, they also absorb loud noise and provide a […]


Tropical Fruit: Grow These Refreshing Varieties

By now everyone can tell that it’s pretty hot outside. How do you get relief from the summer heat? Do you take a quick dip in the pool, or enjoy the nap in the shade in a comfy hammock? What about eating a piece of juicy tropical fruit? Mangos, bananas, lemons and more are the […]


Crape Myrtles: You won’t Believe These Different Varieties

Our area is starting to look really magnificent due to the show put on by the summer blooming plants that are finally starting to show off their beauty, especially Crape Myrtles. They’re often mistaken for spring blooming trees, but they’re worth the wait, because once they start blooming in the summer they don’t stop until […]


Summer: Is it too late to plant?

Summer has officially started, although some areas have already been experiencing drought conditions and extremely hot summer temperatures for a while. Heat waves and summer weather often prompt common questions like, “Is it too late to plant?” or “Would it be better to wait until the fall to plant?” Today we’re going to answer those […]


Summer Bloomers: The Top Trees and Shrubs

As summer sets in, and temperatures rise up into the 90 degree range and stick, what beautiful blooms do you see in your landscape? The spring flowers from Redbud trees, Dogwoods, flowering pear, and flowering cherry trees have bloomed and dropped. However, you don’t have to wait all year for spring to come back around […]


Peaches: The Ultimate Summer Fruit

Peaches are a universal sign of summer, think back to some of your best childhood summer memories. We’re willing to bet that they involve swimming, chasing after butterflies, and a family gathering that involved lots of good food, including ice cream and something like a peach pie or cobbler. Peaches have always been around, because […]


Shade Trees: Fast Growing and Full of Benefits

It’s hot! How do you get relief from the sun once the warmer seasons turn up the heat? You can get a cool glass of water or take a dip in a pool, but the real providers of heat relief are shade trees. Think back to your last family reunion, if it was outdoors I […]


Palm Trees: Big, Small and Cold Hardy

Once we get the first taste for summer we imagine the warmth of the hot sun, the feel of warmed sand on our feet, and the beautiful views of tropical palm trees. In fact, when people start thinking about taking a summer vacation palm trees are the first thing they think about, so much so […]

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