Virginia’s tree seedling store opens Monday, Oct. 2nd, at 10 a.m. Orders may be placed online at buyvatrees.com or by calling the Augusta Forestry Center at 540-363-7000. The Virginia Department of Forestry's best seller – and the foundation of its nursery program – is Loblolly pine. Nurseries offer 46 other species of tree seedlings for sale - including dogwood, apple, bald cypress, maples, white pine and 10 species of oaks. Payment must be made at the time of purchase. If placing an order by phone or online, a credit card is the only accepted method of payment. Walk-in orders may be paid with credit card, check or money order.