Seedling Sale

The district would like to thank everyone for making this year’s sale another success! We hope to see you again next year!

16th Annual Tree Seedling Sale

This year’s sale will be held Monday through Friday January 24, 2022 – January 28, 2022  at the Gulf Coast/NRCS office located at the Lake Charles USDA Service Center, 5417 Gerstner Memorial Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70607.

Sale Hours will be from 8:30 AM3:00 PM all week

The sale is tentatively schedule to be held at the office; however, due to covid-19 there may be a sudden change in location. We will know more closer to the sale date.

Thus far, we have ordered the following bareroots seedlings:

Please click on the links beside the species to gather more information.

  • Hardwood Species:
  1. Baldcypress – PFS-Baldcypress ; PG-Baldcypress
  2. Silky Dogwood – PFS-Silky Dogwood
  3. Green Ash – PFS-Green Ash ; PG-Green Ash
  4. Yellow Poplar – PFS-Yellow Poplar

  • Hardwood Oak Species:
  1. Laurell Oak –
  2. Nuttall Oak – PFS – Nuttall Oak
  3. Sawtooth Oak – PFS-Sawtooth Oak
  4. Shumard Oak – PG – Shumard Oak
  5. White Oak – PFS-White Oak

  • Speciality Hardwood Species (Fruit Bearing):
  1. Native Sweet Pecan – PFS-Native Swee Pecan ; PG-Native Sweet Pecan
  2. Persimmon  – PG-Common Persimmon

How do I plant a bare root seedling? See link – How to plant bare-root trees

The Gulf Coast SWCD would like to greatly thank the Grand Lake FFA Chapter for all they have done in the past Tree Seedling Sales and we look forward to continuing working with these amazing students in continuing to better our annual Tree Seedling Sales. Working together has created a new way for both parties to help promote the importance of each other.

If you have any questions concerning the upcoming sale please do not hesitate to contact us.

Updated: October 12, 2021

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