Partner with the Friends of the Arboretum – Online Tree Sale Fundraiser

Posted September 9, 2021 at 2:45 pm

The tree sale is available to anyone living within the Cape Fear Area (Brunswick, New Hanover, and Pender Counties).

Focus:  Unique trees for gardens with small footprints and fruiting trees to start building food forests in gardens and neighborhoods. Trees are lovingly handpicked by industry professionals who are Arboretum volunteers.

Goal:  Raise funds for the maintenance of and enhancements to the Arboretum gardens and support of Extension programming  through the Arboretum.

Sale Dates:  Friday, September 10, 2021 to Sunday, October 10, 2021

Delivery Dates:  September 15-18, 2021 and October 15-17, 2021

Member Benefits:  Friends of the New Hanover County Arboretum will receive the following:

  •  10% discount on tree purchases
  •  free delivery of merchandise to the member within a 40 mile radius

Non-Members:  $35 delivery charge within a 40 mile radius will be added to the purchase

If you prefer to pick up your order at the Arboretum, that will be an option this year.  Here is the schedule:

Friday, September 24 between 1 and 4 p.m.

Saturday, September 25 between 9 and 12 a.m.

Friday, October 22 between 1 and 4 p.m.

Saturday, October 23 between 9 and 12 a.m.

Questions or comments?  Please contact us at 



In gratitude to  our business supporters who have donated trees for the sale or made financial        contributions, we want to recognize them and hope you consider them for any future landscape projects that you are planning!

The TREE Store will officially be open for business on September 10, 2021.

At that time you will be able to:

Click here to visit our store to “browse and buy!”


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