Q. How much seed of each species do I have to purchase?
A. One ounce is the minimum.

Q. What does Pal-Select mean?
A. This is listed in the catalog to show a highly researched and proven item which is collected in the same micro sight each crop year.

Q. Do you take Visa/Mastercard?
A. No.

Q. Do you extend credit?
A. Yes, after we get to know you, otherwise, orders are paid in advance of shipping.

Q. What method of shipping do you use?
A. UPS ground service unless otherwise requested.

Q. Do you ship internationally?
A. Yes, we use U.S. Air Mail delivery in 7 to 10 business days.
Phytosanitary Certificates are available if needed. They are...
• $60.00 USD for orders less than $1200.00 USD and
• $104.00 USD for orders over $1200.00 USD.
There is also a $30.00 USD International Bank Money Wiring Charge for
customers wiring payments.

Q. Can I get species not listed in the catalog?
A. Yes, we have an extensive seed collector base to help you find what you need.

Q. What information is sent with the seed?
A. Included with each species is an identification tag. Information includes; seed lot identification number, source of collection, germination rate and date tested, purity rate, seeds per pound and tree performance characteristics.

Q. How often are germination tests done?
A. Each seed lot is tested one time per year.

Q. What is your seed purity and moisture content?
A. All seed lots are cleaned to a minimum of 97% purity, 99% is our goal. All seed lots are dried down to less than 10% before shipping. We like to store seed between 7% and 9%.

Q. How do I store the seed?
A. We store the seed at 10 degrees Fahrenheit. When you receive your order you should store it in the freezer until you are ready to use it.

Q. Do I have to cold moist stratify the seed?
A. Each seed species requires different sowing techniques. Some of our seed sources will require stratification before sowing.

Q. Is your seed treated with a fungicide?
A. No, you will have to treat your seed beds with a fungicide after sowing to prevent damping off.


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