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Evergreen Seedlings and Evergreen Transplants For Sale
Deciduous Seedlings For Sale
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Evergreen Plug Seedlings | Evergreen Plug Transplants
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EVERGREEN SEEDLINGS [PLUGS]:
Oriental Spruce
Red Pine
Serbian Spruce
White Cedar
Variety Packs

See calendar at bottom of page for more info on pre-orders and shipping for Fall 2015


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Packaging
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& Items:

Individual Packaging
Gift Bag Packaging
Eco Friendly Packaging
Custom Pendants
Auger, 24" Long by 3" dia

Award Winning Site by The Detroit Free Press

Balsam Fir Transplants

(a.k.a. Silver Fir, Eastern Fir, Canadian Fir)
(Abies balsamea or Pinus balsamea)

Highly fragrant and very popular as a Christmas tree, the Balsam Fir can grow to heights of 60-90 feet, can grow in partial shade and somewhat swampy soils, and can live for over 200 years. It serves well as a privacy screen or windbreak due to it's fairly average 1 foot annual growth rate combined with its dense foliage. The Balsam Fir's popularity as a Christmas tree cannot be overstated.

The Balsam Fir is so similar to the Fraser Fir that scientists believe that not too long ago [and we're talking millennia here] they were one and the same.

Wildlife rely extensively on this tree for shelter and also for food [mostly the seed], and although deer may eat small amounts, they do not prefer it over other food sources. Martens, hares and songbirds often take refuge in thick Balsam Fir stands.

SOLD OUT till Fall 2015

OTHER SIZES AND OPTIONS:
Balsam Fir are offered in the following sizes:
• bare root seedling [sold out till Fall 2015]
• bare root transplant [sold out till Fall 2015]
• plug seedling [sold out till Fall 2015]
• plug transplant [sold out till Fall 2015]
• conservation grade plug transplant [n/a]
Comparable/alternative species: Canaan Fir, Fraser Fir, Concolor Fir, Douglas Fir
Confused about species? Check out our Evergreen Tree Buyers Guide

Pictures of mature Balsam Fir
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These pictures are for general identification and description only. As your trees reach maturity, they may vary slightly in size, color, and general appearance.



Balsam Fir Transplants [10-pack shown]

Approx 8-15" inches for early Spring shipments, 6-12" for late Spring shipments


Balsam Fir: Zones 3-7

Prefers zones 3-7



Suitable for full sun and partial shade


• On The Calendar:
• Right now: shipping all remaining evergreen seedling plugs every Mon-Wed till sold out
• August 1, 2015: we begin accepting pre-orders for our new crop of evergreen seedling plugs and evergreen transplant plugs
• Late August 2015: we begin shipping our new crop of plug seedlings and plug transplants
• September 1, 2015: we begin accepting pre-orders for our new crop of bare root evergreen seedlings and bare root evergreen transplants
• Late September 2015: we begin shipping our new crop of bare root seedlings and bare root transplants
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• A big thanks for moderate temperatures and gentle summer rains along Lake Michigan, the trees are loving it!