Welcome to the Mason-Lake Conservation District Spring Sale!
The Store is arranged by category.  Once you click on a category, you can click on the item name to learn more about that item.
Items are for pick-up only.  Final date to order: Wednesday, March 1, 2023.  Pickup dates are April 28 & 29, 2023.

If you have questions about our products, please email mason-lake@macd.org or call 231-757-3707 ext. 5 for more information.

Black Gum

Common price: $8.00 Our price: $8.00 each

5 items in stock

Cost: $8 per tree
Size: 2-3'
Habitat: Prefers wet areas/Tolerates partial to full shade, ok in sun

Black Gum (Nyssa aquatica) also known as Tupelo,

Type:  Deciduous

Typical Mature Height:  An attractive, variable-shaped deciduous tree, black tupelo grows 30-60 ft. or taller

Light Requirement:  Sun , Part Shade , Shade

Soils:  Moist

Habitat:  Low, wet woods;  This is a wide-ranging tree, found in a variety of habitats

Wildlife:  Substrate-insectivorous birds, Fruit-birds, Fruit-mammals, Browse, Nectar-bees

Uses:   handsome ornamental and shade tree, Black Tupelo is also a honey plant. The juicy fruit is consumed by many birds and mammals.  A bottle-shaped trunk forms if grown in shallow standing water. Smooth, waxy, dark-green summer foliage changes to fluorescent yellow, orange, scarlet and purple in fall.

Pick-Up Information - Ludington

Mason County Fairgrounds - Community Building
5302 W. US-10, Ludington, MI  49431

Friday, April 28, 2023 - 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 29, 2023 - 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Pick-Up Information - Baldwin

Fully Paid Orders Only
Pavillion behind Jones' Ice Cream
Saturday, April 29, 2023
10:00 a.m. to Noon