Natchitoches SWCD to hold Annual Tree Sale March 7-9

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The Natchitoches Soil & Water Conservation Tree and Shrub Sale, March 7-9 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the vacant lot at the corner of St. Clair Ave and Williams Ave 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, Grafted Pecans, Satsumas, Lemon, Variegated Lemon, Kumquat, Avocado, Paw-Paw and others.

The tree sale is the NSWCD’s largest fund-raiser 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 and feral hog control.

For more information call 357-8366, ext 3, or email or . Go to our district website to pre order by clicking the shop tab under tree sale and find us on Facebook. There are a limited number of seedlings available, so far best selections come early.