Get A Tree
Get A Tree

Want to green your city and get a great deal? Bring home a tree!

TreeKeepers is a Greenest City 2020 program encouraging residents and businesses in Vancouver to plant trees. Together we can help grow the urban forest and improve the environment.

The first step is choosing a tree that’s right for your space. Check back soon for limited supply of pre-order trees we'll offer on TreeKeepers Day Saturday, Sept. 27, 9am-noon at Trout Lake. 

How to Plant a Tree in Two Minutes and 22 Seconds

How to Plant a Tree in two minutes and 22 seconds.

Did you just buy a container tree? This will help you get it into the ground and off to a great start.


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TreeKeepers Day 2014

Come celebrate the natural beauty of trees! TreeKeepers Day 2014 will be held on Saturday, September 27, 9am to noon in John Hendry Park. Meet near the entrance of Trout Lake Community Centre to take a walking tree tour (the trees don't walk, you do), enter the Conker Contest, help plant the PoetTree and buy a low-cost tree to plant in your own yard or balcony.
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Hastings Urban Tree Nursery

We were pleased to help out a nifty little project to start a tree nursery in Hastings St. It wasn't our idea or our project, but when the green-themed Strathcona Business Improvement Association asked if we would help train youth monitors from the Ray Cam Community Centre, we were all for it.
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One-day Sale

We're holding a One-Day Sale on Saturday June 7 for all those who missed our spring distribution, or just want to add to their own piece of the urban forest. We'll have Red Cameo and Ginger Gold apples (buy one of each and you'll be covered for cross-pollination), figs and assorted others as we clean out the stock area. Trees are $10 each except for the Rainbow's End White Spruce and Baby Blue Colorado Spruce which are $20. No advance purchase necessary...just show up with cash or credit card and buy your trees. Come to 1250 East 45th (at Inverness) for the sale from 10am to noon on Saturday, June 7.
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