(Concord, NH): Spring may be a couple months away, but the Merrimack County Conservation District is already thinking green with its annual Tree and Shrub Seedling Sale. This year’s sale features a variety of trees and shrubs to fit all kinds of landscaping needs along with perennials, spring bulbs, composters, rain barrels, and other conservation needs.
Many of the species are ideal for wildlife food and cover, windscreens, shade, and privacy. There are 69 different varieties offered including Christmas trees seedlings, fruit trees, ground cover, strawberries, raspberries, and blueberries. Most of these trees and shrubs are bare root and sold in bundles of 5 or more. People interested in ordering can visit the district’s website at www.merrimackccd.org for an order form or call 223-6020 to have one mailed to you. Priority orders are due by March 30, and the plants will be available for pickup May 1st and 2nd at Carter Hill Orchards in Concord. Help support your local conservation district while helping wildlife, pollinators, or feeding your family with these plants.