Ordering will resume for Fedco Trees when we release our 2018 catalog, in early October 2017.
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Ordering will resume for Fedco Trees when we release our 2018 catalog, in early October 2017.

Ordering from Trees

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Order from our online catalog. Enter your email address and ZIP code to enable ordering. Our secure check-out takes all major cards.

Three methods to build your order:

  • Browse the catalog, and order from the Quick View box.
  • Read individual pages, and order at the bottom.
  • From a marked-up paper catalog, use our simple form to enter stock numbers; we’ll confirm the name and price.

To place an order by mail, please use the Trees 2017 order form from the center of our catalog, or download here.

We do not take fax or phone orders.

Adjustments: Once you click submit, we charge $10 for handling each time you adjust your order. You are welcome to place as many separate orders as you wish.

We assign available plant stock to all orders based on the sequence in which the orders are received.

After our final order deadline (March 3, 2017) we will offer any surplus for sale at our Tree Sale. Sometimes we have stock left over after the Tree Sale, but not after mid-May when we shut the Trees operation down completely and go home to plant.

Discounts & Deadlines

Volume Discounts: To encourage you to order early, and participate in a group order, we give discounts based on the total of your order (before shipping).

The volume discount deadline is Friday, January 13, 2017. Sorry, no volume discounts on later orders.

Discounts apply to orders shipped to one address only, and to pickup orders.

over $200 - 10% discount
over $400 - 15% discount
over $1000 - 20% discount

The scionwood order deadline is February 17, 2017.
The final order deadline is March 3, 2017.

Group orders: We take group orders online or by mail. Group coordinators and group members click here for info, including how to form a new group. Gather together early to earn a discount by mid-January.

Payment

We accept Visa, MasterCard, AmEx and Discover cards. Payment must accompany all orders. (Except, government agencies and non-profit organizations should call us to set up your Purchase Order before you order.)
For mailed orders, we accept checks and money orders as well as cards.
We will charge your card when we receive your order. We will bill or refund you for any adjustments as each order is completed.

Maine 5.5% sales tax: Applies to orders shipped to Maine addresses and to all pickup orders. If you have an applicable Maine sales tax exemption certificate, please mail us a copy so that we can refund your tax when we complete your order.

2017 Shipping Schedule

We ship most orders via UPS over the course of about two weeks, begining with warmer southern areas and moving northward. We plan to begin around March 31, and hope to finish around April 14.

If you require a specific ship date during our regular shipping time, we charge an additional $15 to cover our extra handling costs.

Around May 3 is our one-day late shipping date. If you opt for late shipment, the additional handling charge is $25.

Scionwood orders ship sometime around March 16, depending on weather and conditions. Only scionwood twigs and grafting rootstocks can be shipped at this time.
We do not ship at other times.

Shipping Charges

We strive to make our shipping charges fair, and it is a challenge. Most packages we send, with trees and shrubs, are subject to expensive charges for oversized boxes and heavy weights. We have a category of small and light items that cost less to ship.

Regular UPS shipping charges to the continental US are a percentage of your adjusted total (after discounts, if any; before tax, if any) with a $20 minimum.

$20 minimum, or 15% over $134

USPS Priority Mail shipping charges are for tree/shrub shipments to Alaska, and for anyone in the lower 48 who requires postal delivery, including PO Boxes.

$25 minimum, or 20% over $125

Small & Light shipping rate to all states: All your stock numbers beginning with L: perennials, bulbs, strawberries, rhubarb, hops, asparagus, scionwood, and more. If you order any other “non-L” items in addition to these, you must pay the regular shipping charges.

$10 minimum, or 15% over $67

Pickup orders pay no shipping.

Fees for order changes and for special shipping dates are additional.

Pickup Options

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Pick up your order during our annual Tree Sale at our Hinckley Road warehouse in Clinton, Maine. Even a large order can fit in a station wagon.

Friday and Saturday, April 28–29, are reserved for preorder customers. The second Friday and Saturday, May 5–6, we are open to the public, and your order is still set aside for you. Sale hours are 9:00–3:00 each day. We will send you a reminder in April.

Substitutions

When dealing with live plants, we can never be completely certain that we can fill your order. If something becomes unavailable, our default mode is to substitute a similar variety because most people prefer a similar tree or plant to a refund. On the order form, if you indicate you don’t want any substitutions, we’ll send a refund.

If you order apples, please indicate whether you will accept the same varieties on similar rootstocks.

Still have questions? Call 207-426-9900 or send an email to questions@fedcoseeds.com.