Live Stakes are mostly used for restoration projects. Typically, the most popular stakes are the willows and dogwoods due to how well their roots take place and how strong they are. These stakes have been hand selected just for our customers of Tennessee. We want to ensure that our customers are getting plants that will be sure thrive in their region. Our hope is that this makes shopping with us even easier. If you have any additional comments or opinions to help us help you, please do not hesitate to leave any comments at the end of your purchase.