NSWCD to hold Annual Tree Sale March 8-10


The Natchitoches Soil & Water Conservation Tree and Shrub Sale, will be held March 8-10 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on the vacant lot at the corner of St. Clair and Williams Avenues in Natchitoches.

There will be a variety of bare root and potted trees and shrubs, including River Birch, Live Oak, Sawtooth Oak, Strawberry Bush, Chinquapin, White, pink and red Dogwood, Crape Myrtle, Fern, Azalea, Gardenia, Hydrangea, Indian Hawthorne, Sweet Olive, Sago Palm, Mayhaw, Apple, Peach, Pear, Plum, Blueberry, Fig, Pecans, Paw-Paw and others.
The tree sale is the NSWCD’s largest fundraiser of the year. All proceeds benefit the community through sponsoring area projects including: conservation essay, and soil and water stewardship week, conservation education programs, forestry awareness and restoration of wildlife habitats.

For more information call 357-8366, ext 3, or email benny.dobson@la.nacdnet.net or jd.cox@la.nacdnet.net. Go to the district website (www.nswcd.org) to print out a pre-order form and mail to 6949 Hwy. 1 Bypass, Natchitoches, LA 71457. There are a limited number of seedlings available, so for best selections come early.