NEWS and EVENTS



4/8/2016

Second Round. Shipments for Dunstan Chestnut, American Seedling, Grafted American & Oriental Persimmon Trees for the Spring Season.


The following stores & states will receive a shipment of trees.
Rural King, Theisens & Walmart's.


Rural King: IL, IN, KY, MO, MI, OH, PA, TN.
3 gallon Dunstan chestnut trees expected to arrive by April 25th. Rural King Store Link

Theisen: IA. 3 gallon Dunstan chestnut trees expected to arrive by April 25th. Theisens Store Link
Walmart: AR, KY MO, NC, OK, TN, VA, WV. Trees expected to arrive between April 14-20th.


Each Walmart store will receive 2 pallet of trees.
1 pallet consists of:


50 (3) gallon Dunstan Chestnut Trees
8 (7) gallon Dunstan Chestnut trees
10 (3) gallon Oriental Persimmons

10 (3) gallon Grafted Female American Persimmons

8 (7) gallon Oriental, Native American seedling & Grafted American Persimmons


*Info* Age of trees by container size:
3 gallons are 2yrs old. 7 gallons are 3yrs old.

*Note Grafted Female American persimmons are all self pollinating except for the variety, Morris Burton.

If you plant a Morris Burton you will need to have a American seedling persimmons planted 15-20' near or plant with a Deer Magnet Persimmon.


The variety tag is a small horizontal tag plastic with no picture located on the trunk of the tree with the variety name.



Information for the final round of shipment for this Spring season.
We will send out another email and post the information on what stores and expected arrival sometime in May prior to the stores receiving our trees.

A shipment to Select Co-Op Feed Dealer stores will be arriving between May 9th -12th to the following states. CT, MD, NY & PA. We will send out an email this week with store names & locations.
The final shipment to the following states to select Walmarts
CT, IL, IN, KY, MD, ME, MI, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, WI, WV. We will ship mid to late May.
We will send out an email prior to shipping with the store locations.


2/16/16

This is the first round of shipments for the Dunstan Chestnut, Oriental, Grafted American & Native American Persimmon Trees
Winter/Spring season.
We will be shipping first to the Southern States.


The list of stores, tree varieties, sizes, locations etc will be emailed out prior to shipping towards the beginning of April for the Central states and late April to May for the Northern states.

The following states have received their shipment of trees: AL, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TX
They arrived in the stores between February 22nd - 29th.

This is a one time shipment. They go FAST!

Open the link below for the list of southern Walmart stores & locations that will be receiving trees.


Walmart Southern Store LINK

Each store will receive 2 pallet of trees.
1 pallet consists of:

50 (3) gallon Dunstan Chestnut Trees
9 (7) gallon Dunstan Chestnut trees

10 (3) gallon Oriental Persimmons

10 (3) gallon Grafted Female American Persimmons


3 (7) gallon Native American Persimmons

3 (7) gallon Oriental Persimmons

3 (7) gallon Grafted American Persimmons


*Info* Age of trees by container size:
3 gallons are 2yrs old. 7 gallons are 3yrs old.

This is a one time shipment. They go FAST!
You will need to be able to cover the tree's (with a tarp or blanket, lay the trees down in the back of a pick up truck or trailer) when you pick them up, as they may arrive leafed out.

Central states will ship in April.
(AR, KY, MO, NC, OK, TN, VA)

Northern states will ship April - May.
(CT, IA, IL, IN, KY, MD, ME, MI, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, WI, WV.)

The list of stores, locations etc will be emailed out prior to shipping


Winter/Spring 2016

It's Time to place your order for bareroot dormant 1 yr old trees for the Winter/Spring shipping season for 2016!!

Tentative Spring Shipping Schedule

Plant Zones 8-9 in January-February

Plant Zones 7-8 in February-March
Plant Zones 5-6 in late March-April

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SHIPPING INFORMATION for Mail Order Trees:


We ship our trees via UPS Ground during the Spring and Fall

according to your USDA plant Zone and the weather at the time.

Tentative Spring Shipping Schedule *Note all 1yr old trees are shipped bareroot and dormant.

Plant Zones 8-9 in January-February

Plant Zones 7-8 in February-March
Plant Zones 5-6 in late March-April


Tentative Fall Shipping Schedule *Note all 1yr old trees are shipped in a container.

Plant Zones 6 in late September
Plant Zones 7-8 in October
Plant Zones 8-9 in November