Order until April 20 online or mail in your order. Plant sale pick up is April 24th, 9am-12pm. Our sale will be held outdoors, with “curbside” pickup for orders and socially distanced shopping for perennials and plants available the day of the sale, at our new location, Hunter Green Farm- Maine TradeHers in Unity at 956 Albion Road (Rt 202).
Corrections to catalog (apple trees)
- Wolf River – strong and disease-resistant to apple scab and powdery mildew. Characteristically large fruit is perfect for cooking and sauce .
- Mantet – a hardy apple that hails from Manitoba and offers unusually excellent flavor for an early ripener.
- Honeycrisp – Parent of Cox Orange Pippin, Crisp, rich flavor, popular for eating, cooking and Cider.
2020 Overstock trees available this season (Limited supplies, please check this list as sold out trees will be removed. Please specify name of tree on order form. Heeled in for 1 year in grow bags. Limit 2 of each. $15 each.
Somerset of Maine
Resources for Planting
Selecting, Planting and Caring for Trees and Shrubs in the Maine Landscape Everything you need to know is in this short guide from UMaine Cooperative Extension.
Learning Activities for Planting and Growing a Tree Our activity sheet for planting trees and learning for children and families.
Landscapes and Gardens for Maine This portal of resources from Knox-Lincoln SWCD includes Extension Fact Sheets on care of fruits and vegetables, trees and shrubs, and detailed profiles of many of the native woody plants on our list. There is also information about buffer plantings, meadow establishment, composting – lots of stuff!
Plant Hardiness Zone Map for Maine Plant hardiness zone boundaries have changed. For an interactive map go to http://planthardiness.ars.usda.gov.
UMaine Pollinator Garden Guide and Certification Step by step guide to planting for pollinators.
Plant Sale Order Form
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