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Category: Tree Seed

Selling Tree Seed

There is a drive to increase tree planting throughout the country and there advantages to this being native species of local provenance.

But where will the planting stock come from? Much of it comes from commercial tree nurseries and they buy seed from local collectors. This presents a win win opportunity to contribute to tree planting while generating an income.

Tree Seed Calendar Poster

Our new seed calendar supported by the Woodland Trust Cymru and the People’s Postcode Lottery. Physical copies of our calendar are available at some of our events.

Collecting Tree Seed For Direct Selling

There is increased interest in collecting tree seeds by community woodland groups in Wales, to provide a small income source by selling seed, to grow-on in small nurseries for eventual sale as seedlings or transplants, or simply to plant for woodland creation or re-stocking. Knowing when, where and how to collect seeds correctly from wild trees is important – if done well it can be an enjoyable, productive woodland activity…