From SuperTree to Arborgen
A Legacy of Growth in Quality Pine Seedlings
Formerly SuperTree Nurseries, Still the Best Pine Seedlings
For landowners wondering where to buy pine seedlings, ArborGen offers disease-resistant varieties with superior growth rates, genetic quality, and timber value. If you’ve known our legacy brand, SuperTree Nurseries, we’ve transitioned SuperTree to Arborgen, an ensure our continued commitment to providing the finest disease-resistant pine seedlings that produce the highest quality trees.
No More Second-Rate Forest When You Invest in ArborGen’s Pine Seedlings
Our landowners trust ArborGen Nurseries because of our premium tree quality and commitment to excellence. Our nurseries (and formerly SuperTree Nursery) provide pine seedlings that are the fastest-growing trees in North America because of their quality genetics.
Our seedlings deliver fast-paced growth, improved timber value, and higher earnings thanks to advanced genetic selection and management.
You Have A Choice!
👍🏼 40% – 60% higher Revenue
👍🏼 50 – 100% greater Net Present Value (NPV)
👍🏼 60 – 80% more sawtimber at final harvest
👍🏼 Better log straightness and reduced forking
👍🏼 More disease resistance
OPTIMAL timber market flexibility
Other Seedling Providers
👎🏼 Lower financial returns
👎🏼 Wait longer to thin
👎🏼 Wait longer to final harvest
👎🏼 Lower log quality: diseased, forked, and crooked
👎🏼 More pulpwood, less sawtimber
LIMITED timber market flexibility
Nursery & Reforestation Advisor Locations – USA
ArborGen’s headquarters are in Ridgeville, S.C., and its eight nurseries are in the southeastern United States. To view a map or visit any of the nurseries listed below, click the appropriate link.
You Still Get Super Trees with ArborGen
Open Pollinated (OP)
Bareroot & Containerized: Loblolly and Slash Pine
Open Pollinated (OP) Seedlings offer a proven choice for your forestry needs with reliable growth rates and excellent timber quality, ensuring a successful investment in the long run.
- First thinning about 13 – 15 yrs
- First thinning may yield 40 – 50 tons/acre
- Final harvest with 20% – 50% of trees in sawtimber
Mass Control Pollinated (MCP®)
Bareroot & Containerized: Loblolly
Mass Control Pollinated (MCP®) Seedlings provide an accelerated path to profitability, boasting faster growth and enhanced revenue potential through advanced genetic selection and management.
- First thinning about 11 – 13 yrs
- Total revenue gain > 40%
- First thinning up to 52 – 65 tons/acre with up to 30% solid wood potential
- Final harvest with 60% – 80% of trees in sawtimber
Contact Your Reforestation Advisor
Set your goals and create a customized seedling plan utilizing your RA’s extensive forestry experience.
Prepare Your Land & Plant Your Seedlings
Feel secure knowing your reforestation partner is here whenever you need us.
Enjoy Feeling Proud & Confident
Know you have made a smart investment that will protect your family’s financial future no matter what happens in the evergreen tree timber market.
What Makes ArborGen So Different?
We believe it should be easy for you to grow a healthy, profitable forest for your family. You shouldn’t have to worry about making a bad seedling investment and ending up with a 2nd rate forest with low returns. We’ve proven that planting the best seedlings available gives you maximum growth, better tree quality, and higher returns. We are here to help you choose the appropriate seedlings to match your land and meet your goals. We’ll ensure every load of pine seedlings is SMART-LOADED™ to ensure optimal freshness of your order.
Trust, communication, and proven genetics are three words our customers use when describing the success of their forests after growing ArborGen’s seedlings (and previously Super Trees, SuperTree Nursery, or SuperTrees).
You won’t have a second-rate forest with low returns when you work with ArborGen (formerly SuperTrees or Super Trees). We’ve proven that planting the best available seedlings gives you maximum growth, improved tree quality, and higher returns.
We at ArborGen help you choose superior seedlings that meet your investment goals. We also ensure that every pine seedling load is SMART-LOADED™, guaranteeing your order’s optimal freshness.
Our “Beside You Every Step of the Way” Promise(from anyone)
Advise you about your land as if it were our own.
Always communicate with you in a clear, transparent way with integrity.
Always be dedicated to providing the best-performing seedlings available anywhere.
Be here for you whenever you need us.
What is the history behind SuperTree and Arborgen?
SuperTree was a brand/product of International Paper that exclusively applied to Pine Trees. In 2007, Arborgen acquired all the nurseries that used to sell SuperTrees from International Paper. The transition from SuperTree to Arborgen maintains our commitment to providing the finest disease-resistant pine seedlings.
Why should I choose Arborgen seedlings over other options?
Arborgen’s Pine Seedlings offer numerous benefits including 40% – 60% higher revenue, 50 – 100% greater Net Present Value (NPV), 60 – 80% more sawtimber at final harvest, better log straightness and reduced forking, increased disease resistance, and optimal timber market flexibility. We also offer multiple varieties adapted for the entire natural range of Loblolly Pine.
What makes ArborGen different from other options?
ArborGen is committed to making it easy for you to grow a healthy, profitable forest for your family. We prioritize providing you with the very best seedlings available, ensuring maximum growth, better tree quality, and higher returns. Our expert team is dedicated to helping you choose seedlings that match your land and goals. Each load of pine seedlings is SMART-LOADED™ to guarantee optimal freshness of your order.