March 22, 2007
Global ReLeaf of Michigan Seventeenth Annual Tree Sale Underway
SAGINAW, Mich., March 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Spring is around the corner and once again Global ReLeaf of Michigan is offering for sale to the public, bare root trees especially selected for their hardiness and ability to prosper in both urban and rural areas. Funds raised through the annual tree sale support community tree plantings throughout Michigan.
All trees/shrubs are bare-root, single or multi-stemmed 3 - 6 feet in height depending on species. Trees offered are: Sugar Maple, Red Maple, Crimson King Norway Maple, Swamp White Oak, Littleleaf Linden, River Birch, "Autumn Brilliance" Serviceberry, Japanese Tree Lilac, Red Bud, White & Red flowering Crabapple, & Honeycrisp Apple. New this year, we are also offering Specialty Trees for sale consisting of tree species not readily available at most local nurseries. These will also be 3 - 6 ft and include Paperbark Maple, Yellowwood, and Green Vase Zelkova. Additionally, we will also have 4 types of bare-root shrubs (1-2 ft) & 3 types of bare-root evergreens (about 2 ft) for sale this year. The shrubs are "Endless Summer" Hydrangea, "Blue Muffin" Arrowwood Viburnum, "Wine & Roses" Wiegela, & Oakleaf Hydrangea. The evergreens are Eastern White Pine, Serbian Spruce, and American Arborvitae.
Orders must be prepaid by April 6, 2007. Quantities are limited. Price for trees is $28.00 each, five or more are $25.00 each. Specialty trees are $50.00 each. The shrubs & evergreens are $20.00 each, five or more are $18.00 each. Please call (989) 759-2190 or email [email protected] to request an order form. Order forms can be printed off the Global ReLeaf website at http://www.globalreleaf.org/.
We accept checks, money orders or credit card as payment. Pick-up date & locations are: Saturday April 21, 2007 9am. - 2:00 pm. Saginaw County Fairgrounds City of Livonia, DPW Yard Peet Road, 12973 Farmington Rd. Chesaning, MI Livonia, MI Detroit Edison For-Mar Nature Preserve Howell Service Center Genesee County Parks 1095 Lawson Rd 2142 North Genesee Rd. Howell, MI Burton, MI Mike's Tree Surgeon's, Inc. Windmill Pointe Park 249 Park St. 14920 Windmill Pointe Dr. Troy, MI Grosse Pointe Park, MI Ann Arbor City Nursery Crego Park 1035 Ellsworth Rd 1600 Fidelity Dr Ann Arbor, MI N. Side of E. Mt Hope, E. of Aurelius Rd Springfield Oaks Park Lansing, MI 12450 Andersonville Rd Davisburg, MI Friendship Park-Porritt Barn Orion Township Parks & Rec. Corner of Baldwin & Clarkston Rds. Lake Orion, MI Maps of pick-up locations will be on our website at http://www.globalreleaf.org/
Global ReLeaf of Michigan, Inc. is a 501 c 3 not for profit organization. Mission: "To educate the public on the value of trees and the need to properly select, plant and maintain them. This is accomplished by working with community groups with local tree planting projects and by providing informational material and presentations."
Global ReLeaf of Michigan
CONTACT: Gail McPherson of Global ReLeaf of Michigan, 1-800-642-7353
Web site: http://www.globalreleaf.org/