ACD has trees, plants for sale

The Anoka Conservation District offers a wide variety of trees and other native planting stock, including black cherry trees, mixed oak trees, red maple trees and white pine trees.

Most trees and shrubs are approximately 18 to 24 inches in height and take the form of bare root seedlings or transplants. They may be purchased in bundles of 10 for $17 or 25 for $30.

Go online to the ACD website at Go to the tree sale products section and click on the species title which contains links to detailed descriptions and photographs of each of the varieties being offered.

The website also contains information about the kinds of trees and shrubs to plant in a particular situation along with planting directions.

To talk directly to Anoka Conservation District staff call 763-434-2030.

Orders will be accepted until the second Thursday in April (April 11, 2013) and will be available for pickup the last Saturday in April (April 27, 2013) at the Anoka County Fairgrounds between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.