SOLD OUT FOR 2022
TREE-mendous Flowers Package (6 Bare-root Seedlings for $15.00)
The 2022 seedling sale features two packages of shrubs and trees that were specially selected because of their value to native bees, but they also serve as valuable food sources for other wildlife! They help clean our water and air, prevent soil erosion, provide valuable habitat, sequester carbon, and add beauty to your landscape. Enjoy!
A full, nonrefundable payment must accompany your order. Orders will close when supplies run out. You will receive a confirmation receipt and directions to the pickup site compliant with COVID safety guidelines, Sleepy Hollow Bath & Racquet Club, 3516 Sleepy Hollow Rd, Falls Church, VA 22044.
Orders must be picked up on Friday, April 1st, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., or Saturday, April 2nd, 9 a.m. - noon, otherwise they will be donated to a reforestation project in Fairfax County.
You must purchase your seedlings in advance, no day of sales or extras will be offered.
Please limit your order to three packages so that others may enjoy the seedling sale as well. Remember, each package includes 6 seedlings, each of which needs to get in the ground soon after pickup.
For more information, check out our Frequently Asked Questions or email [email protected].
2 American Hornbeam (Carpinus caroliniana)
Reaching 20-30' in height, this small tree grows best in part to full shade and moist, well-drained soils. Slow-growing understory tree with smooth, gray trunk that forms twists and bulges resembling muscles. Flowers are yellow-green catkins in mid to late spring. Shiny leaves turn orange to red in fall. Host to butterfly species; birds and mammals feed on the fruits.
Hardiness Zone: 3-9
2 Canadian Serviceberry (Amelanchier canadensis)
A 15-25' tall multi-stemmed shrub or small tree growing in full sun to full shade in moist conditions. Produces white blooms April-May followed by red-purple fruits in June-August. Small tree or large, multi-stemmed shrub with beautiful fall color ranging from yellow to red. Grows well in moist woods and woodland borders. Berries provide important food for birds and other wildlife.
Hardiness Zone: 4-8
2 Winterberry Holly (Ilex verticillata)
This shrub grows to 6-12' tall in full sun to full shade conditions in moist to wet conditions. Though a member of the holly family, the leaves of this shrub are neither sharply toothed nor evergreen. Shrubs are either male or female, with only females producing bright red berries which persist through winter. Does well in moist areas, such as low woods, along ponds and streams. Wildlife value for birds.
Hardiness Zone: 3-9