TREEMENDOUS Seedling Sale at J.D. Irving, Limited Tree Nurseries
May 15, 2014: J.D. Irving, Limited’s tree nursery in Sussex is open to the public for its eighth annual seedling sale.
Saturday, May 24 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Greg Adams, JDI’s Research & Development and Nurseries and Tree Improvement Manager, notes that over the years the nurseries have had a lot of inquiries from landowners who want to plant trees. “Many people know what they want, but our staff is happy to answer any questions about what species or what combinations of species are right for their land,” said Adams.
Seven species of trees will be for sale: White Spruce, Red Spruce, Black Spruce, Jack Pine, White Pine, Norway Spruce, and Cedar.
Each seedling is 15-25 cm in height. The price range is as follows: 1-99 seedlings: $0.75 each 100-299 seedlings: $0.50 each 300+ seedlings: $0.35 each
Please call for directions or pre-orders on May 22 and 23: Sussex Tree Nursery 181 Aiton Road Sussex, NB (506) 432-2845
Seedlings can also be ordered for pick up at JDI's other nursery: Juniper Tree Nursery 201 Southwest Road Juniper, NB (506) 246-5268
Over the last three years, the nurseries have sold over 50,000 seedlings. Adams says it’s great to see so many people planting so many trees.
J.D. Irving, Limited has been planting trees since 1957. To date, the company has planted more than 940 million trees – a national record.