Free Trees at BIG!NYC – Queens

Date: May 4, 2013

Time: 11am-1pm

Host: BIG!NYC

Type: Other

Link: http://www.bignyc.org/spring-free-trees

Build It Green!NYC is thrilled to host another NYRP’s MillionTreesNYC FREE Tree Giveaways this Spring! We will host two giveaways – one on Saturday, May 4th from 11am to 1pm at our Astoria reuse center, and a second giveaway on Sunday, May 5th from 11am to 1pm at our Gowanus reuse center.

 

You can now RESERVE your tree (and pre-select the species that you would like to adopt!). Please read the requirements below and then fill out the online registration form. Please be sure to select the correct date and location.

 

Saturday, May 4, 11am to 1pm – BIG!NYC Astoria, Queens

Tree Species available for Astoria Giveaway:
REGISTER HERE FOR QUEENS: treegiveaways.com/wqci

Brown Turkey Fig
Leonard Messel Magnolia
Common Witchhazel
Japanese Stewartia

 

Sunday, May 5, 11am to 1pm – BIG!NYC Gowanus, Brooklyn

Tree Species available for Gowanus Giveaway:
REGISTER HERE FOR BROOKLYN: treegiveaways.com/big

Serviceberry
Centennial Star Magnolia
Natchez Crape Myrtle
Common Witchhazel

 

TREE REQUIREMENTS

To pick up a free tree, you must agree:

To plant in one of the five boroughs.
To keep trees properly watered and maintained.
Not to plant along streets, in containers, terraces, balconies or on roofs.
Approved planting locations include: front/back yards, community center, community garden, faith-based center, schoolyard, commercial property, co-op or condo yard.

Learn more or reserve your FREE TREE online at www.nyrp.org/TreeGiveaways

Registration closed? A limited quantity will be available on a first come, first served basis.

 

DATE & TIME SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Check www.nyrp.org/milliontreesnyc before attending a tree giveaway.