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!

17th Annual Tree Seedling Sale

This year’s sale will be held Monday through Friday, January 23, 2023 – January 27, 2023,  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 9:00 AM3:00 PM all week. (No sale transactions will be made outside of the posted hours; this allows us ample time to set up and break down each day.)

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

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. Green Ash – PFS-Green Ash ; PG-Green Ash
  3. Red Maple – PFS-Red Maple PG-Red Maple ; PG-Red Maple
  4. Red Mulberry –

  • Hardwood Oak Species:
  1. Live Oak – PFS-Live Oak ; PG-Live Oak
  2. Nuttall Oak – PFS – Nuttall Oak
  3. Overcup Oak – PG-Overcup-Oak
  4. Sawtooth Oak – PFS-Sawtooth Oak
  5. Shumard Oak – PG – Shumard Oak
  6. 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: December 13, 2022

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