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Thought to have been extinct for centuries, this rare species of redwood is making a big comeback in the gardening world. Beloved for their attractive lacy foliage and ability to grow quickly in most settings, the Dawn Redwood is a magnificent piece of history and this complete growing kit makes a lovely commemorative or special occasion gift.
- A bag of Metasequoia Glyptostroboides Seeds (with proper care the seedlings should start to emerge in 15-30 days).
- Coir Seedling Pot.
- Terra Cotta Saucer.
- Aluminum Tag for an added personalized inscription.
- Detailed Growing Instructions.
- See the What's Inside tab for more information on the Dawn Redwood.
- Company featured in Oprah, Living, and Sunset Magazine.
- Gift made from eco-friendly, hydrocarbon free materials.
- The Dawn Redwood prefers moist, healthy soil and under ideal conditions reaches a height of 50-60 ft in 30 yrs (approx. 2 ft per a year).
- Gift produced in the USA.
Bag measures 9.5" x 8.5".Gift #17495
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- -Metasequoia Glyptostroboides Seeds : The Dawn Redwood Tree was thought to be extinct and was only referenced in fossil form until the 1940's when a Dawn Redwood was found growing in a remote area of central China. This deciduous coniferous tree is related to the coastal redwoods of California.
-Coir Seeding Pot: This biodegradable pot is made using the natural fibers extracted from the husk of coconuts. Coir has been in use since ancient times.
-Growing Medium Soil-less growing medium looks like ordinary potting soil, but doesn't come with the problems associated with soil. Plants grown in soil-less growing medium are less likely to be bothered by pests, bacteria and fungi.
-Terra Cotta Saucer: Keeps the table dry while germinating the tree.
-Growing Instructions: Complete instructions and helpful tips for successfully growing a mighty Dawn Redwood tree. The Dawn Redwood kit is handmade in the USA. The tree grows best in zones 5 - 8.
-Personalized Tag Designed to be attached to the tree as a lifelong reminder of the gift occasion.
Dawn Redwood Tree-to-Be has been purchased most frequently by our customers for the following occasions:
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Thoughtful Gift August 5, 2014
I sent this as a gift to a friend who lost his father and thought this would be a nice way to keep his memory alive.
May 13, 2014
I sent this to my sister for mother's day. She was thrilled and said she couldn't wait to start planting. The package arrived on time and in perfect condition.
Heartwarming August 23, 2013
I bought this for my cousin who lost her father recently. She was in tears upon receiving it! Highly recommend this heartfelt gift.
Great gift and quick July 30, 2013
The people I bought this for loved it. It was a sympathy gift and they shed some tears but were delighted.
Earthy Gift June 19, 2013
I sent this as a Father's Day gift and it was so well received, as an amazing gift.