Meet Our Team

Our Employees

Rusty and Melissa Barr are the owners of Barr Evergreens of NC. Rusty has grown up in the Christmas Tree industry and is heavily involved with everything that happens on the family farm.

The Barr Family is active within the Ashe County Christmas Tree Association, the North Carolina Christmas Tree Association, and the National Christmas Tree Association.

Melissa, Jeannette, and BethAnn handle everything in the office including generating quotes, taking orders, coordinating shipping, and answering all inquiries. They are the ones that you are most likely to get if you call in!

Other employees include Wilson, Tony, Israel and Avery along with field workers, all of whom have worked for Barr Evergreens for numerous years.

Nursery Manager, Durwyn Cox, provides biweekly fertilize to both the plugs and transplants. He also ensures all the plants are receiving proper amounts of water. He is assisted by Bill and Zak.

Overall, the Barr Evergreen TEAM has many, MANY years of experience. This is vital when it comes to growing great trees and getting them to market in the best possible condition. It is also important when it comes to client relations.

When you do business with Barr Evergreens, you know that you are doing business with somebody who cares about you and the success of YOUR business.