Bareroot Seedlings

Bareroot Seedlings

Bareroot seedlings are the most economical planting stock for large planting projects. They are the best performers in open field plantings where competition is high.

Bareroot seedlings are lifted from the fields, and sold dormant, without soil surrounding the roots. They are generally only available first thing in the spring after frost has left the ground, when handling and planting stresses are minimal. 

Guide to Age and Stock Types:  *Age is expressed in years.*

  • Seedbed Production: Numbers only; densely seeded and grown in the same location. ie. 3+0  indicates a three year old seedling.
  • Greenhouse Transplants: Expressed as either a P (plug) or G (broadcast), plus length of time grown in the field. ie P+1.5
  • Field Transplants: Numbers only; the first indicates number of years in a dense seedbed, the second is number of years transplanted. ie. 2+2 is a four year old seedling.

We have now concluded our Spring 2022 bareroot season. 

The minimum order is 100 seedlings, however this can be a combination of species ie. 20 Highbush Cranberry 2+0, 20 Red Osier Dogwood 1+0, 60 Chokecherry 2+0.


Please Note: Any orders placed are done based on the assumption that it will be filled if the stock is available, which includes weather, inventory and factors beyond our control.

Inventories are estimates only; we try to ensure the stock is updated to the best of our ability. Unexpected inventory results may not enable us to meet all requests. The website is updated manually at this time, thus there may be a discrepancy between invoicing and availability.


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Alternate Leaf Dogwood (3+0) SOLD OUT

Alternate Leaf Dogwood (3+0)

Alternate Leaf Dogwood Cornus alternifolia 10 metres (30 feet) 40 years Bareroot Seedlings..

Black Elderberry (1+0) SOLD OUT

Black Elderberry (1+0)

Black Elderberry Sambucus canadensis 3 metres (10 feet) Bareroot Seedlings Age: 1+0..

Buttonbush (P+1.5) SOLD OUT

Buttonbush (P+1.5)

Buttonbush Cephalanthus occidentalis 1-3 metres (3-9 feet) Perennial shrub Bareroot Seedli..

Fragrant Sumac (2+0) SOLD OUT

Fragrant Sumac (2+0)

Fragrant Sumac Rhus aromatica 1-2.5 metres (3-8 feet) Shrub Bareroot Seedlings ..

Gray Dogwood (2+0) SOLD OUT

Gray Dogwood (2+0)

Gray Dogwood Cornus racemosa 2-3 metres (6-10 feet) Bareroot Seedlings Age: 2+0 ..

Highbush Cranberry (3+0) SOLD OUT

Highbush Cranberry (3+0)

Highbush Cranberry Viburnum trilobum 3 metres (10 feet) Bareroot Seedlings Age:  3+..

Juneberry (2+0) SOLD OUT

Juneberry (2+0)

Juneberry Amelanchier bartramiana 5-10 metres (15-30 feet) Bareroot Seedlings Age: ..

Nannyberry (3+0) SOLD OUT

Nannyberry (3+0)

Nannyberry Vibumum lentago 5 metres (15 feet) Bareroot Seedlings Age:  3+0 Size:..

Pussy Willow (plug) SOLD OUT

Pussy Willow (plug)

Pussy Willow ***PLEASE NOTE: PLUGS ARE NOT SHIPPABLE Salix discolor 6 metre (20 feet) Ag..

Rose mix, swamp and smooth (G+0.5) New SOLD OUT

Rose mix, swamp and smooth (G+0.5)

Rose mix (Swamp and Smooth) Rosa palustris & blanda Up to 6 metres (20 feet) Bareroot S..

Sandbar Willow (1/1) SOLD OUT

Sandbar Willow (1/1)

Sandbar Willow Salix exigua 4 - 7 metres (13-23 feet) Bareroot Seedlings Age: 1/1 ..

Sandbar Willow (plug) New SOLD OUT

Sandbar Willow (plug)

Sandbar Willow Salix exigua 4 - 7 metres (13-23 feet) Bareroot Seedlings Age: Plug ..

Silky Dogwood (G+0.5) SOLD OUT

Silky Dogwood (G+0.5)

Silky Dogwood Cornus amomum 10 metres (30 feet) 40 years Bareroot Seedlings Age: G..

Speckled Alder (P+1) SOLD OUT

Speckled Alder (P+1)

Speckled Alder Alnus incana Up to 6 metres (20 feet) Bareroot Seedlings Age: P+1 ..