ATTENTION: In accordance with the agreement reached between the North Dakota Greenhouse Association and the North Dakota Association of Soil Conservation Districts, The Morton County Soil Conservation District will no longer be selling trees in two gallon pots, trees that are greater than one inch diameter at the base, or any grafted fruit trees, beginning with the 2016-2017 tree season. This action will include ceasing the sales of our tall apple, plum and cherry trees. If you have any questions or concerns please contact The Morton County Soil Conservation District.
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Orders are due by January 15th of each year. Rates are reviewed annually and are subject to change. All hand plant or over-the-counter sales are subject to State Sales Tax. Online tree orders are hand plant only; if you would like the district to plant trees for you, please contact our office for assistance.
Bare root conifers are available only in conservation grade size (8-16”). Container plug stock is individually wrapped, NOT POTTED, and NOT IN A CONTAINER, varies from 7-12”.
Deciduous Trees & Shrubs
Sizes of planting stock are dependent on availability and change from year to year. Seedlings are bare root and are approximately 8-16″ tall. Container plug stock is individually wrapped, NOT POTTED, and NOT IN A CONTAINER, varies from 7-12”. “Spacing in Row” listings do not indicate optimal spacings for fruit set on apple, plum, and cherry cultivars; wider spacing is recommended if fruit production is the primary goal. Most apple and plum varieties require another cultivar for pollination. Crabapples are also excellent pollinizers for most apple trees.
Height: 4-5′ Spacing in Row: 4-6′ Drought Tolerance: Good Largest fruit of the honeyberry plants. Excellent fresh eating.
Height: 4-6′ Spacing in Row: 4-6′ Drought Tolerance: Good Fruit has chewier texture. Very sweet berry. Higher yield than Borealis or Tundra.
Height: 5-6‘ Spacing in Row: 2-3′ Drought Tolerance: Good Lower productivity. Good for fresh eating as well as baking, and excellent berry for wine.
Prairie Forbs & Vines
Prairie forbs and vines are available in conservation grade size (8-16”).
Weed Barrier Fabric
Weed barrier fabric is a 3.2 oz polypropylene, which resists tearing, puncturing, and weed penetration.
Tree Pro tree protectors are flat polyethylene sheets that are formed into tubes when placed around trees. They stimulate proper growth while protecting trees from unfavorable conditions.
Plantskydd Repellants work by emitting an odor that animals associate with predator activity, repelling animals before they nibble on plants. Research has proven that odor-based repellents are more effective than other repellent systems, where the animal needs to taste treated plants before being repelled.