NH State Forest Nursery

Lifting and Shipping

Pick Ups and Shipping Schedule - Spring 2016 Seedling Orders


Pick Ups and Shipping Schedule - Spring 2016 Seedling Orders - after April 11, 2016 seedling order forms are no longer accepted. Customers requesting seedlings after April 11th must call the Nursery at (603) 796-2323 to inquire as to availability of seedlings (for species currently sold out see Seedlings). County delivery is no longer a shipping option after March 31st; pick up at Nursery and UPS are the only available shipping options.

Spring Lifting – we started lifting the seedlings March 18, 2016; the Nursery crew started the week of March 21, 2016. Our job is to lift the seedlings as soon as the ground thaws, then grade, package and store them in our walk-in cooler before bud break.

Nursery Pickup in Boscawen – customers who chose to pick up their seedlings at the Nursery in Boscawen (405 Daniel Webster Highway) will be notified by mail that seedlings will be ready for pickup. Beginning Wednesday, April 6, 2016, the Nursery will be open weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Saturday, April 9th and April 16th, 2016 between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon. Please be sure to pick up your orders by Friday, May 13, 2016.

County Delivery – customers selecting County Delivery are notified by theirĀ County Forester by mail as to the time and exact location for county pick up according to the following schedule:

Pick Up Schedule
Pick Up Day 2016 County
April 19 Hillsborough
April 21 Cheshire
April 28 Belknap
April 18 Rockingham
April 29 Carroll
May 3 Grafton
April 22 Sullivan
April 29 Strafford
April 27 Coos

UPS Shipments – UPS shipments will begin soon. Shipments are sent out Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays only to ensure home delivery prior to each weekend to avoid "in-truck" storage over weekends.

NH State Forest Nursery | Division of Forest and Lands
Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH 03301
(603) 796-2323  |  fax: (603) 271-6488