Where do you buy good quality but Cheap Trees

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by ametauss, Mar 13, 2009.

  1. ametauss

    ametauss Songster

    Aug 20, 2008
    Shepherdsville, KY
    I'm looking to plant some blue spruce as a barrier between my neighbor and us and have future Christmas trees.... Where can I get a bunch 50 for little to nothing??

    I bought some fruit trees on-line and they were a good price but the "hedge" trees were a bit expensive when you get to the number I want....

  2. hoosier

    hoosier Songster

    In Indiana, we have a state tree nursery in Vallonia where you can order trees very inexpensively. I am sure KY has one as well.
  3. BoJo

    BoJo Songster

    Feb 17, 2009
    Dawsonville, Ga
    We ordered some trees from willisnurseries.com and they were really cheap!!


    I also saw some on craigslist....the guy said you dig them you have [email protected] LOl
  4. HarlansHollowFarms

    HarlansHollowFarms bana-bhuidseach anns gára

    Jan 16, 2009
    Check with your local conservation dept. they may have a programs to help with barrior plantings.
  5. HennysMom

    HennysMom Keeper of the Tiara

    www.auckersnursery.com sells TERRIFIC Leyland Cypress trees. We planted 109 of them from this seller and paid only .75 for each tree (12 inches tall each). He beats ANY nursery out there - and actually supplies most of the nursery's on the East Coast with their Leylands (including Lowes, Home Depot, etc). We purchased the Super Plugs I believe they were called - (12-18 inches) in Oct 2007 and now, they are nearly hip high on me, well over 3 feet on most of them! [​IMG]

    I dont know if he has any of the spruce - but.. you do know that spruce take forever to grow dont you? If you're looking for privacy - look at the Leyland or a green arborvitae
    Last edited: Mar 13, 2009
  6. schmije

    schmije Songster

    Aug 25, 2008
    Peoria, IL
  7. ametauss

    ametauss Songster

    Aug 20, 2008
    Shepherdsville, KY
    Thanks for the info... I'll have to check them all out!!
  8. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Free Ranging

    Feb 2, 2009
    Southeast Louisiana
  9. SoccerMomof7

    SoccerMomof7 Songster

    Apr 13, 2008
    Quote:Where did you order those? I am wanting to buy some fruit trees this year.
  10. HennysMom

    HennysMom Keeper of the Tiara

    Quote:I've ordered from them before and... they send you little tiny sticks, if they are even 3-6 inches tall you're lucky [​IMG].

    I really like auckers nursery and for fruit trees and MANY OTHER types of trees, flowers, plants, shrubs, you can also try www.millernurseries.com Have gotten all of my fruit trees, grapes, blackberries, raspberries, etc from them. Fruit trees arrive bare root stock and are at least 3-5 feet tall!! [​IMG] *and guarenteed!*
    Last edited: Mar 16, 2009

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