Shipping:  Please give definite shipping instructions as to how you want your order to be shipped.  If no instructions are given, we will ship to the best of our judgement without assuming responsibility. 
Transportation:  When stock is turned over to the carrier for shipment our responsibility ends.  All stock travels at the purchaser's risk.  If a shipment is damaged upon arrival, secure proper notation on freight bill and file a claim with the carrier.
CUSTOMER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR FREIGHT CHARGES AT TIME OF DELIVERY AND UNLOADING THE TRUCK.  THE DRIVER IS NOT REQUIRED TO DO THE UNLOADING.
If sending your own truck, be sure to supply a covering to protect the plants so they will not be damaged during transit.
  • OTHER INFORMATION: 
  • Upon your shipments arrival be sure to count all pieces.  If Bill of Lading does not agree, indicate shortage or overage on the Bill of Lading before signing.
  • Broken or Damaged Material MUST be indicated on the Bill of Lading.
  • Be sure that the nursery stock is unloaded and handled properly by lifting by the root ball and containers, NOT by the tops of the plants.  This will prevent damage.
  • WATER MERCHANDISE IMMEDIATELY UPON UNLOADING.  Plants have not been watered since loaded.
  • Quality problems MUST be reported to Boyd & Boyd Nursery within 48 hours of receipt of the material.
  • DO NOT REFUSE TO UNLOAD THE TRUCK!  If there is a serious problem and you question the merchandise, call Boyd & Boyd Nursery at (931)934-2613 immediately, but DO NOT refuse the shipment.

We wish you a very successful season and hope you will contact us for all your tree and shrub needs. 

Shrubs & Small Trees

HEIGHTMIN. BALL DIAMETER
12"8"
18"9"
2-3'12"
3-4'14"
4-5'16"
5-6'16"
6-8'18"
8-10'20"

Balled & Burlap Specifications

Standard Shade Trees

CaliperAvg. HeightMin. Ball Diameter
1/2 in.5-6'

12 in.

3/4 in.6-8'14 in.
1 in.8-10'16 in.
1 1/4 in.8-10'18 in.
1 1/2 in.10-12'20 in.
1 3/4 in.10-12'22 in.
2 in.12-14'24 in.
2 1/2 in.12-14'28 in.
3 in.14-16'32 in.
3 1/2 in.14-16'38 in.
4 in.16-18'42 in.

Shipping Information

Shipments are made via Semi or gooseneck trailer.  Freight is due upon delivery unless any previous arrangements are made before shipment.  Payment is to be made on arrival for freight on all truck or partial truck loads.

 

Quality Wholesale Nursery since 1988

Estimated B&B Stock To Load a Trailer

(Depending on plant variety)

14 in. Ball ................ 500                                                         24 in. Ball W/B .............. 90-100

16 in. Ball ................ 450                                                         28 in. Ball W/B .............. 80-90

18 in. Ball ................ 350-400                                                 30 in. Ball W/B .............. 70-75

20 in. Ball ................ 225-300                                                 36 in. Ball W/B .............. 36-40

22 in. Ball ................ 150-200                                                 This information is based on estimates.