7th Annual
2014 Branch Out Burlington! Tree Sale

For the seventh year in a row, Branch Out Burlington is offering bare-root trees at unbelievable prices. Order early as these trees will sell out. Trees must be picked up at The UVM Hort Farm during the Annual Burlington Community Tree Nursery Planting, which takes place on Saturday May 3rd, 2014 between 9 and 11:00 a.m. Questions? Contact Kyle Albee, Phone: 863-0134 Email: kyle@northstarleasing.com


What is Bare Root Planting?

Directions for Bare Root Planting

Directions to the UVM Hort Farm

National Gardening USDA Hardiness Map

Reliance Peach - Prunus persica 'Reliance' SORRY SOLD OUT

reliance peach
The hardiest yellow-fleshed freestone peach available. Medium sized, roundish, yellow-fleshed peach. Has a rather dull blush over green-yellow color. Flesh is bright yellow, rather soft and juicy and has a sweet mild flavor. Self pollinating. Grows to a height of 18-20 ft. Zone 5. 6 ft. $47.

Lapin Cherry - Prunus avium 'Lapin' SORRY SOLD OUT

Lapin CherryA big, beautiful dark mahogany red cherry. These are some of the largest and juiciest cherries that grow on trees. The sweet taste is wonderful for baking and cooking. Highly resistant to browning. Blooms late May, ripening late July to August. Prolific producer of cherries. Grows to a height of 15-20 feet. Zone 4. 6 ft. $47.

Oak Leaf Mountain Ash - Sorbus hybrida SORRY SOLD OUT

sorbus hybria Contrary to the name, this tree is NOT in the ash family, and is safe from Emerald Ash borer. Uniform with dark green leaves lobed like English oak. Upright oval shape with ascending branches. White flowers in spring followed by bright orange/red fruit that birds love! Leaves turn orange in fall. Beautiful accent or specimen tree. Fireblight resistant, Full Sun. Grows to a height of 30 feet and a spread of 20 feet. Zone 4. 6ft. $47.

Thornless Cockspur Hawthorn - Crataegus crus-galli var. "inermis" SORRY SOLD OUT

Thornless Cockspur Hawthorne Thornless Cockspur Hawthorn is covered in stunning clusters of white flowers in mid spring. Great accent tree which features oriental style horizontally-tiered branches, the glossy forest green leaves turn a striking red/orange in the fall. The fruits are showy red in abundance from early fall, right through to late winter, attracting birds. Grows to a height of 25 feet and spread of 25 feet. Zone 4. 6 ft. $47.

Brandywine Red Maple - Acer rubrum 'Brandywine' SORRY SOLD OUT

acer brandywineBrandywine has a long lasting autumn color, medium green summer leaves turn red to a brilliant reddish purple. A medium sized shade tree, perfect for smaller yards with an oval crown and significant leaf hopper resistance. Only produces male flowers thus, no fruit or seedlings. Adaptable to a wide range of soil conditions. Grows to a height of 25 feet with a spread of 12 feet. Zone 4. 6 ft. $47.

Crimson Cloud Hawthorn - Crataegus laevigata 'Crimson Cloud' SORRY SOLD OUT

crimson cloud hawthorn Thornless! Strikingly beautiful crimson flowers with white center in spring provides a very colorful and appealing display. This tree is superb for accent plantings or borders. Winter offers bright red fruit attracting birds, and exfoliating bark as tree ages. May grow better than a foot a year when established, and does very well in clay soils, drought tolerant. Full sun to partial shade. Grows to a height of 20 feet and a spread of 15 feet. Zone 4. $47.

River Birch - Betula nigra SORRY SOLD OUT

river birch
The cinnamon-colored, exfoliating bark of the River Birch is spectacular, especially in winter. Glossy medium-green leaves. Most borer resistant birch, tolerant of both wet soils and dry summers. Full sun, medium to fast growing, terrific shade tree. Song birds attracted to small seed catkins. Group plantings of three or more, produce stunning effect. Grows to a height of 40-70 feet and width of 40-60 feet. Zones 4. 6 ft. $47.