Please read this listing and its entirety to understand your purchase. This listing is for our Premium Eastern White Pine Needles (Pinus Strobus).
If you are outside of the USA, we now offer dried eastern white pine needles. Please see our listing here for our dried product:
If you wish to purchase pine needles at an *economical rate, please see our listing for Blue Ridge Pine Needle Tips- 2 ounce. The tips are the end pieces of the pine branches which you would pull the needles from.
Evolution Beef is a State Certified Nursery in North Carolina.
Our products are ASAP Certified. Appalachian Grown™ is ASAP’s certification program for food and agricultural products grown or raised on farms in Western North Carolina and the Southern Appalachian Mountains. The Appalachian Grown logo identifies local food and farm products to help consumers make informed buying choices.
*This product has not been approved by FDA or any other department. It's simply white pine needles.
This agricultural product will be hand harvested fresh to order. These flourished eastern white pine needles (pinus strobus) are organically grown chemical and pesticide free. The needles are a wild / natural harvest off of trees that are located in the fertile valleys of the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina, USA.
Our eastern white pine needles are harvested by hand, and sorted into packaging. These needles are not washed, may contain bark pieces and natural matter as it would in the wild. We place a food grade premium silica gel packet in with the pine needles to decrease moisture to ensure freshness upon arrival.
The silica packet is reusable, [Ultimate Moisture Absorption and Reactivation] Packet material is high quality coated paper for Ultimate Moisture Absorption and Heat Resistance for Reuse (Place in the Oven for 0.5 to 2 hours at 200 to 250F or Microwave for About 7 to 12 Minutes at Defrost Mode).
I have chosen to only provide USPS Priority Mail, or Priority Mail Express (1-2 day guarantee). This shipping option brings you the freshest and highest quality herbs as possible. Your order will be prepared in 2 ounce, or larger clear plastic bags and shipped to preferred address. The needles vary in size from 2-5 inches.
Harvesting time may vary due to weather. If raining, it will delay processing time. Please message me directly for bulk pricing.
Eastern White pine needles are rich with Vitamin C, and A. It is rich in vitamin C (5 times the concentration of vitamin C found in lemons). They have been used in various handcrafted items such as soap, decor, incense and oils.
Eastern white pine needles should be stored as you would your fresh herbs. You may prolong the freshness by refrigeration, freezing, or dehydrating the needles. Please remove from shipping packaging and into your own containers. The needles are not meant to be stored in the packaging provided.
*****PLEASE NOTE- UPDATED****
*White Pine needles naturally turn light green/brown as early as a day after they are picked.
*Your needles will be harvested fresh and mailed to you the same day or the day after they are harvested.
**NO recipes are included with this purchase.
**Full Refund not issued if your order has been packaged. If your order has been packaged to be shipped, but not sent and you request to cancel there will be a $5 handling fee to cover labor and material costs.
**No product return accepted.
**I am not responsible for "return to sender" packages. Please ensure your mailing address is correct when ordering.
**I am not responsible for your use/actions from these pine needles. I am simply providing you with a fresh harvest of eastern white pine needles.
*I am not a medical professional, please consult your Doctor or nutritionist. I am not qualified to provide medical advice or nutrient information of the needles.
If you have any additional questions, please message me directly and I would be happy to answer your request.