Spring Seedling Sale
Red oak seedlings
The 2013 Spring Seedling Sale will begin January 2nd. Please check the availability of species before placing your order.
View the 2013 Trees and Shrubs Brochure in PDF format (384 KB). Note: The PDF brochure does not include updates to availability of species. Please see the links below.
View full species descriptions (not provided in the brochure PDF)
View species availability (not noted in brochure PDF)
The Department of Environmental Conservation operates the State Tree Nursery in Saratoga Springs, which produces tree and shrub seedlings for conservation plantings on public and private lands. Native New York seed-sources are used when available.
How to Order
BY PHONE: Orders for seedlings can be placed from January 2, through mid-May 2013, by calling (518) 587-1120, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This is the recommended way to order since the operator will be able to answer questions or direct you to the proper office for information if you need help. An order will be completed over the phone and sent to you in the mail for your approval and signature.
For all other inquiries call the Nursery office at (518) 581-1439, Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
BY MAIL: Print out the order form (PDF) (33 KB).
Complete the order form and send to:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
Saratoga Tree Nursery
2369 Rt. 50
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4738
An invoice will be returned to you for your approval, signature and payment. Customers must return the signed order form in ten (10) days with payment by check or money order to complete the purchase, unless other arrangements have been made. DO NOT SEND CASH. Instructions on how to complete the order are on the invoice.
All requests are filled after January 2, 2013, in the order received. Some species sell out quickly, so order early.