2017 Tree & Shrub Sale

Annual Tree and Shrub Sale

Red Oak seedlings at the nursery

Beginning on January 3rd, bare root tree and shrub seedlings/transplants can be purchased from New York State Tree Nursery for conservation planting. By placing an order, you can help make Clinton County a cleaner, greener, healthier community for future generations.

The NYS Tree Nursery 2017 Seedling Brochure lists the trees and shrubs available for purchase.

2017 Tree Sale Order form must be sent in by Thursday, March 31st, 2016.

 

Why should you plant Trees and Shrubs…

  • Improve air and water quality
  • Stabilize streambanks
  • Create windbreaks and conserve energy
  • Reforest idle land
  • Produce wood products
  • Produce wildlife food and cover
  • Improve aesthetic value of the landscape

As always, a variety of species are available, but order early to ensure availability, as there is a limited supply.

When ordering, enter “Clinton County SWCD” as the shipper and we will pick up all tree orders in Saratoga in early May.  There is a $7.00 charge per package of trees that is payable upon pickup.All orders will be available for pickup in early May at the Clinton County Soil & Water offices between 9 am-4:30 pm.  Arrangements must be made to pick up your order between those times.

Still have questions???  Call our office at 561-4616 ext 3 or send us an email

The program is set up to meet the needs of all county landowners, whether they own a quarter acre lot or hundreds of acres.  If you are planning on a large number of trees, the District has a 3 pt hitch tree planter available for use.

 

 

 

 

 

For more information about the trees available, go to DEC Tree & Shrub Descriptions

For tree planting instructions, go to Tree Planting Instructions