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Red Oleander

Nerium oleander

$19.95

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-t- Planting Mix
Red Oleander Planting Mix

Helps your Red Oleander get established in a fraction of the time, become more drought tolerant, and grow faster. Here's how:

Beneficial Bacteria... It's like a Probiotic for your tree... creating an explosion of fine hair roots that vastly improves nutrient and water uptake.

Course Organic Compost... loosens and improves all types of soils while promoting proper pH levels. You get better drainage and moisture retention.

Microbial Fertilizers... including Sea Kelp, Yucca, and 100 other elements proven to gently feed your tree without burning the roots.

Use 1 bag of Planting Mix for each plant ordered.


Soil Contents
$6.95
-t- Root Rocket™ Fertilizer
Root Rocket™ Transplant Fertilizer

2oz. Packet

Get your new plants off to the right start by using Root Rocket™ Transplant.

This soil amendment contains 16 strains of mycorrhizal fungi, biostimulants, beneficial bacteria and Horta-Sorb® water management gel.

Simply sprinkle the product into the planting hole adjacent to the root ball when planting.

The organisms will start to work right away supplying the roots with much needed nutrition.

The specially formulated Horta-Sorb® will reduce transplant stress and aid in water retention.

APPLICATION:
1 packet per plant

Root Rocket Fertilizer
$4.95
-t- TreeGator® Jr. Watering Bag
TreeGator® Jr.


When you’re making an investment and effort in planting new trees in your landscape, you can assure their survival and growth by using TreeGator® - a truly simple and innovative drip irrigation system in a bag.

With hot summers and droughts the norm around the USA, TreeGator® is an absolute necessity to protect your new trees and shrubs.

TreeGator® is super easy to install without any tools, and it can easily be filled up with a standard garden hose or can even be connected to a rain barrel!

It's a super time saver that takes the worry out continually remembering whether you've watered your new tree or not. Plus, all the water that goes into the drip bag is used up with no waste, so TreeGator® is environmentally friendly with regard to water use.

Tree Gator
$19.95
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Growing Zones: 8-10
(hardy down to 20℉)



Growing Zones 8-10
You are in Growing Zone: 6

Mature Height:

8-12 ft.

Mature Width:

6-10 ft.

Sunlight:

Full Sun

Spacing:

4-6 ft.

Growth Rate:

Fast

Drought Tolerance:

Good

Botanical Name:

Nerium oleander

Does Not Ship To:

AZ

Bright, Healthy Blooms without a Hassle!

If summertime floral beauty in an array of vibrant red color sounds like too much maintenance, think again.

The Red Oleander will give you the best of both worlds.

It's a quick-growing, evergreen shrub that makes a formidable screen when planted as a hedge.

And aside from the occasional pruning, it's virtually maintenance free! There's a lot you can do with Oleander to fulfill just about any garden or landscape purpose.

Reaching almost 12 feet tall when untrimmed and in optimal growing conditions, your Oleander plant will give you lots of versatility.

Grow it easily in partial shade and use it as a shrub border to showcase your parade of bright color.

Its deep green leaves add the final touch of beauty that will make you glad you made the wise decision to add Oleander.





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Both Oleander Plants are Beautiful
I've received many compliments on them. They are strong, healthy plants.
August 16, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
This is the Best Buy the color of the blooms are beautiful I have always loved this plant but never had red one and red is the best
I love this plant I was little worried about one of them when I opened it but they are healthy and one has beautiful blooms on it the other one is getting ready to bloom
July 10, 2018
Purchased
1 month ago
Super purchase
Plant was healthy and as advertised

Really good quality oleander - you cannot find this quality anywhere

Nice
July 20, 2018
Purchased
1 month ago
Growing Zone:
6

Planting & Care



It's Easy to Plant & Care for Your Red Oleander


Red Oleander Planting Diretions

The Red Oleander Tree (Nerium oleander) is a warm weather (yet cold tolerant), fast growing evergreen shrub sought for its beautiful array of red flowers and ability to form a uniquely decorative hedge. The oleander is a full to partial sun loving dwarf variety that matures to a height of 8-12 feet and 6-10 feet wide. The flowering shrub performs best in USDA growing zones 8-10 and is also known to be quite drought tolerant. If you’re looking for something that will offer a stunning array of red color but without a lot of hassle, the oleander makes a fantastic maintenance free addition to your landscape.

HAZARD WARNING: Avoid growing oleanders in areas where children and pets may play regularly. All parts of oleanders are poisonous, even the smoke from burning oleander trimmings is toxic. Avoid any contact with the skin as well as this can cause skin irritation and allergic reactions as well.

Choosing a location: Oleanders do best with their blooms if planted in a full sun location but the shrub can tolerate some light shade. Remember, be mindful of pets and children that may come into contact with the tree, it can be hazardous.

Planting directions:
1) After you have found your planting area, make your hole three times as wide as the root ball and just as deep.
2) Carefully remove the oleander root ball from the container. Lightly tapping the container around the bottom will help free it up without causing too much damage to the root system.
3) Lightly comb your hands over the root ball to free up the roots a bit before planting.
4) Place your tree in the hole and make sure that the root crown (where the root ball meets the trunk) is level with the soil surface.
5) Tamp down the soil lightly as you back fill the hole to prevent air pockets from forming and then water after you’ve finished to settle the soil.
6) Mulch the area around the tree to conserve water moisture and deter competing weeds and grasses from growing.

Watering: Although considered to be quite drought tolerant, their appearance will greatly benefit from a regular watering schedule during the hot/dry seasons. Take care not to provide too much, yellowing leaves are an early warning sign that excess moisture may be getting to the root system.

Pruning: Before getting anywhere near the oleander, make sure you are wearing protective clothing as well as protective gloves. The red oleander is a beauty, but she comes with some bite to her! Your skin can become highly irritated if the shrub makes contact with your skin. ALWAYS wear protective gear when pruning and dispose of the trimmings by bagging and removing from the property. DO NOT BURN THEM.

Fertilizing: When the tree has become established, fertilizing is typically no longer required. During the first spring you may supplement a balanced granular fertilizer formula (10-10-10) in the spring and fall seasons if your soil is poor.

Planting & Care

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I have had pink oleander in the past but I am trying all red flowering in my new yard.
Julie C on Mar 11, 2018
I was looking for a colorful evergreen screen for the utilities on the side of our home. Oleander is such a joyful plant and does so beautifully in our area near the coast!
Christine C S on May 25, 2017
I have had pink oleander in the past but I am trying all red flowering in my new yard.
Julie C on Mar 11, 2018
I purchased oleanders several years ago but found out during a hard freeze that they were not of the hardy variety. I am looking forward to bringing color to my backyard and to enjoy the privacy that an oleander hedge will provide.
Julio C R on Jul 13, 2017
I was looking for a colorful evergreen screen for the utilities on the side of our home. Oleander is such a joyful plant and does so beautifully in our area near the coast!
Christine C S on May 25, 2017
It is so pretty and reached a good height in my side garden
Rosemary R on May 14, 2017
I chose this for as part of an evergreen blooming privacy hedge to screen the front of my house from street traffic....i.e. walkers.
Gloria L on May 5, 2017
I purchased oleanders several years ago but found out during a hard freeze that they were not of the hardy variety. I am looking forward to bringing color to my backyard and to enjoy the privacy that an oleander hedge will provide.
Julio C R on Jul 13, 2017
It is so pretty and reached a good height in my side garden
Rosemary R on May 14, 2017
Is this oleander poisonous to pets, i.e. cats?
Alice W on Apr 6, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Yes it is poisonous to qcats and dogs and has actually killed children as well as campers who ingested its leaves. This pretty ornamental does well on highway lanes where it withstands car fumes. It is not recommended for home gardens.
Is this a true evergreen such that the leaves are always on the plant?
Johnda S on Apr 24, 2015
BEST ANSWER: As long as you are in the growing region(s) for oleander it is evergreen. In spring and all through summer it puts on showstopping amount of long lasting and ever-blooming blossoms. This plant loves full direct sun just keep it watered regularly. I planted mine in a garden bed comprised strictly of Miracle Gro Potting Mix and added in Miracle Gro Perlite. The plant grew like wildfire its first year and the second year is just as showstopping.
Does this oleander bloom all summer in the Dallas, TX area?
Elizabeth N on Aug 12, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Yes it does. Mine has been growing in the Fort Worth area for years now. I planted more. It makes for a beautiful landscape.
can I grow this in Hiram Ga ?
Garden on May 25, 2016
BEST ANSWER: The growing zones are 8-10. Click the link to look up what growing zone you are in.
http://www.fast-growing-trees.com/USDA-Plant-Hardiness-Zone-Map.htm
Can you take a cutting off the oleander that has roots and plant it?
Lisa M on May 11, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Yes you can.

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