Register for a Free Tree from New York Restoration Project and Sustainable South Bronx!
Important Information
NYRP with Sustainable South Bronx

Online registration is currently closed, but many trees will be available first come, first served. The event will be located at 812 Edgewater Road, and will run from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM. The trees below available in the first hour of the event. Please note: reservations are only valid for the first hour of the giveaway, so more trees will be available first come, first served at 11:00 AM.

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Trees available first come, first served.

Online registration for this tree is closed - see below for availability
Sweetbay Magnolia (Magnolia virginiana) - 14/25 trees will be available during the first hour of the event first come, first served.
The Sweetbay Magnolia is a medium; semi-evergreen; ornamental tree reaching 30'-50' tall and 15'-25' wide, and is easy to maintain. This tree grows at a moderate rate, growing as tall as 20'-35' in 20 years, and reaches its mature height and width after 30-40 years. This tree requires full sun; part shade/part sun and wet; well-drained soil.

Online registration for this tree is closed - see below for availability
American Hophornbeam (Ostrya virginiana) - 24/25 trees will be available during the first hour of the event first come, first served.
The American Hophornbeam is a medium tree reaching 25'-40' tall and 20'-30' wide, and is easy to maintain. This tree grows at a slow rate, growing as tall as 15'-20' in 20 years, and reaches its mature height and width after 40-60 years. This tree requires part shade/part sun; full shade; full sun and well-drained soil.

Online registration for this tree is closed - see below for availability
Eastern White Pine (Pinus strobus) - 17/25 trees will be available during the first hour of the event first come, first served.
The Eastern White Pine is a large tree reaching 50'-80' tall and 25'-35' wide, and is moderate to maintain. This tree grows at a fast rate, growing as tall as 15'-20' in 20 years, and reaches its mature height and width after 50-75 years. This tree requires full sun; part shade/part sun and well-drained soil.

Online registration for this tree is closed - see below for availability
Flowering Dogwood (Cornus florida) - 8/25 trees will be available during the first hour of the event first come, first served.
The Flowering Dogwood is a small; ornamental tree reaching 20'-30' tall and 25'-30' wide, and is easy to maintain. This tree grows at a moderate rate, growing as tall as 15'-20' in 20 years, and reaches its mature height and width after 20-30 years. This tree requires full sun; partial sun or partial shade and well-drained soil.



What will I have to agree to if I want a tree?
  • I will plant my tree in the ground and care for my tree according to NYRP guidelines.
  • I will plant my tree in the ground on property I have permission to plant on that is within the 5 boroughs of New York City.
  • I grant NYRP and Sustainable South Bronx rights to take and use photos and videos of me and all parties that come to the event with me, including minors, without compensation.
  • The information I provide can be shared by NYRP with Sustainable South Bronx for follow up about your tree and outreach.