TREEMENDOUS Seedling Sale at J.D. Irving, Limited Tree Nurseries!
May 20, 2015: J.D. Irving, Limited’s tree nursery in Sussex is open to the public for its ninth annual seedling sale.
Saturday, May 23, 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 21 and 22: Sussex Tree Nursery
181 Aiton Road
Seedlings available at Juniper, JDI's other nursery: Juniper Tree Nursery
201 Southwest Road
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 almost a billion trees – a national record.