General Information about the Forestry Department's nurseries

The Agency has four nurseries across the island which provide seedlings for the Agency’s reforestation programme and projects, private forestry programme as well as for sale and distribution to the public..

Only three of the nurseries are opened to the public. These are located at 173 Constant Spring Rd.; Williamsfield in Manchester; and Moneague in St. Ann (adjacent the Jamaica Defence Force camp grounds).

The Agency provides several timber and ornamental seedlings as well as a select number of fruit tree seedlings.

Seedlings are sold year-round with timber and ornamental seedlings starting at $200 and $250 respectively.  Food/fruit seedlings start at $500.

The Agency also distributes select free timber and ornamental tree seedlings during the weeks leading up to Labour Day in May and National Tree Planting Day in October.

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Other Products

Potted Plants

You asked and we listened, stop by one of our nurseries and purchase one of our potted plants today.

Rental of Palms

We rent palms for events including weddings and parties. We have a variety of palms at very competitive prices.

Pine Cones

Natural pine cones are available for sale during October-December yearly. They are ideal Christmas decorations for the home, offices and special events.

Christmas Trees

The Agency provides cut natural Christmas trees during the festive season for home and office décor at $1,200 per foot.

Manual of Dendrology

Dendrology is defined as the scientific study of trees, and our Manual of Dendrology is an essential tool for anyone interested in learning more about forest trees.

Standing Timber

Timber species are available for harvesting from our forest plantations.