Tree Seedlings

Use native trees and shrubs to improve wildlife habitat and soil and water conservation on your land. Order seedlings from Missouri's state forest nursery and browse planting tips.

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Order Seedlings

Order a variety of tree and shrub seedlings for reforestation, windbreaks, and erosion control, as well as wildlife food and cover, from Nov. 1 to April 15 every year.

Site Prep & Planning

Browse tips on planning, site preparation, seedling selection, spacing, quantity needed per acre and when to order your Missouri conservation seedlings.

Planting Methods and Seedling Care

Browse tree- and shrub-planting techniques, including hand planting, machine planting and tips on Missouri conservation seedling care.

 

Tree Growth Information

Browse info about the needs and cultural requirements for Missouri deciduous trees, evergreens, and shrubs.

 

About Missouri's State Forest Nursery

The George O. White State Forest Nursery near Licking offers Missouri residents a variety of seedlings for reforestation, windbreaks, erosion control and wildlife habitat.  Read moreIllustrations

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