Soil Conservation District conducting annual tree sale

February 17, 2011

The Washington County Soil Conservation District is conducting its 23rd annual tree sale from now until March 21.

The district has distributed more than 310,000 trees over the past 22 years.

Contact the district at 301-797-6821, ext. 3 to receive a tree  sale order form in the mail.

Order forms may also be printed from the  Conservation District website at

Tree descriptions and pictures as well as information about all the  products being offered are also available at the website.

Trees will be  available for pick up in early April in time for spring planting  season.

Anyone ordering trees will be contacted by mail with the  specific days, times, and location of where to pick up their trees.

The district will be offering a wide variety of evergreen, hardwood, and  ornamental trees. Red Liberty Apple, Yellow Goldrush Apple, Contender  Peach trees, Bluecrop Blueberry Bushes and Red Heritage Raspberry Bushes  are also being offered.


One each of the apple trees has to be  purchased for proper pollination.

Harmony Peach trees may be purchased  as single trees and will pollinate themselves.

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