Tree Sale 2022

Check out our awesome selection of native tree and shrub seedlings – an expanded selection since last year! Our tree sale funds go to supporting conservation programs and education while reforesting Van Buren County with native plants. Landscape knowing you are making a difference and knowing you are using good native plants!

Important Information:

  1. Online and mailed in tree orders (download form here) are due Friday, April 8, 2022.
  2. All pre-orders are pickup only on April 14, 15, and 16; there is no option for shipping seedlings.
  3. Pre-order Pickup and Day-of Sale Dates: April 14, 15, and 16, 2022
  4. Two Locations for Pre-order Pickup and Day-of Sales:
    1. Van Buren Conservation District Office | 1035 E Michigan Ave. | Paw Paw, MI 49079
    2. Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum | 903 S Bailey Ave. | South Haven, MI 49079

Contact us at 269-657-4030×5 or at info@vanburencd.org with questions.

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    • Pawpaw

    • $18.00$75.00
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    • Native to Van Buren County Origin of the name of the town of Paw Paw Requires cross-pollination Natively grow in lowlands and riparian areas Deep purple flowers appear before leaves Large fruits often called “custard apples” Seedling height: 12"-18" Height: 15ft-30ft Spread: 15ft-30ft Water Needs: Medium to Wet Soil Needs: Sand, Loam Growth Rate: Medium
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  • Red Osier DogwoodRed Osier Dogwood Quick View
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    • Red Osier Dogwood

    • $18.00$75.00
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    • Native to Van Buren County Forms Shrub Distinctive red bark Showy purple-red fall color Early white flowers Deer tolerant Seedling height: 12"-18" Height: 5ft-10ft Spread: 5ft-10ft Water Needs: Medium-Dry to Wet Soil Needs: Loam, Clay Growth Rate: Fast
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  • Winterberry (Michigan Holly)Winterberry (Michigan Holly) Quick View
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    • Winterberry (Michigan Holly)

    • $18.00$75.00
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    • Native to Van Buren County Attracts birds Useful for hedging and rain gardens Showy red berries retained through winter Good for wet or boggy areas Must have both male and female plants to produce berries Seedling height: 6"-12" Height: 3ft - 12ft Spread: 3ft - 12ft Water Needs: medium to wet Soil Needs: sandy to clay Growth Rate: medium to…
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  • Black WalnutBlack Walnut Quick View
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    • Black Walnut

    • $18.00$75.00
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    • Produces nuts Valuable timber tree Shade tree Walnut tolerant Seedling height: 12"-18" Height: 50ft-125ft Spread: 30ft-70ft Water Needs: Medium-Dry to Medium-Wet Soil Needs: Sand, Loam, Clay-loam Growth Rate: Fast
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  • Burr OakBurr Oak Quick View
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    • Burr Oak

    • $18.00$75.00
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    • Good for wildlife Leaves up to 9 inches long Good shade tree Drought resistant Seedling height: 12"-18" Height: 70ft-80ft Spread: 70ft-80ft Water Needs: Dry to Medium-Wet Soil Needs: Sand, Loam, Clay Growth Rate: Moderate-slow
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  • Chinkapin OakChinkapin Oak Quick View
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    • Chinkapin Oak

    • $18.00$75.00
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    • Leaves turn yellow-orange to orangish-brown in fall Produces inch long acorns Ashy light gray bark Good for wildlife Seedling height: 12"-18" Height: 40ft-50ft Spread: 40ft-50ft Water Needs: Dry to Medium-Wet Soil Needs: Sand, Loam, Clay Growth Rate: Moderate-slow
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  • Paper BirchPaper Birch Quick View
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    • Paper Birch

    • $18.00$75.00
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    • Distinctive peeling bark Noticeable fall color Good for wildlife Deer tolerant Seedling height: 18"-24" Height: 50ft-70ft Spread: 25ft-60ft Water Needs: Medium-Dry to Medium-Wet Soil Needs: Sand, Loam, Clay Growth Rate: Moderate-Fast
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  • White OakWhite Oak Quick View
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    • White Oak

    • $18.00$75.00
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    • Wide crown Good shade tree Good for wildlife Walnut resistant More resistant to oak wilt Seedling height: 12"-18" Height: 50ft-80ft Spread: 50ft-80ft Water Needs: Dry to Medium-Wet Soil Needs: Sand, Loam, Clay Growth Rate: Moderate-slow
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  • Allegheny ServiceberryAllegheny Serviceberry Quick View
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    • Allegheny Serviceberry

    • $18.00$75.00
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    • Showy small tree White flowers in early spring Showy dusty red fruit Edible Good for birds Good for urban/impacted areas Walnut tolerant Deer tolerant Seedling height: 6"-12" Height: 15ft-40ft Spread: 15ft-40ft Water Needs: Medium to Medium-Wet Soil Needs: Sand, Loam Growth Rate: Medium-Fast
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  • American ElderberryAmerican Elderberry Quick View
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    • American Elderberry

    • $18.00$75.00
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    • Showy shrub White flowers in late spring Dark berries in August Edible Good for pollinators Good for birds Walnut tolerant Deer tolerant Seedling height: 12"-18" Height: 5ft-15ft Spread: 5ft-15ft Water Needs: Medium-Dry to Medium-Wet Soil Needs: Sand, Loam, Clay Growth Rate: Fast
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  • American Mountain AshAmerican Mountain Ash Quick View
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    • American Mountain Ash

    • $18.00$75.00
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    • White flowers Bright red berries Good for wildlife, especially birds Commonly used as an ornamental tree Seedling height: 12"-18" Height: 15ft-30ft Spread: 15ft-30ft Water Needs: Medium to Wet Soil Needs: Sand, Loam Growth Rate: Medium
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