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Metro Beautification & Environment Commission presents Tree Planting Program

10/24/2018
Cortnye Stone 615-862-8779

Deadline is November 18 for Fall Tree Planting Program

NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- In an effort to sustain Nashville’s Urban Tree Canopy, the Metro Beautification and Environment Commission is presenting the “Farm to Your Yard” Tree Sale. Partnering with Root Nashville, the Cumberland River Compact and the Nashville Tree Task Force, this sale makes it easy to plant a tree in your yard and, not only do something good for your family, but help to improve the health, beauty and well-being of the entire community.

Featuring freshly dug trees from the farm and delivered to your home, these trees can be planted by family, friends or for an additional fee, by a planting service. Both canopy and understory trees are being offered and residents are encouraged to plant a canopy tree where there is space and there are no overhead utility lines.

2018 Tree Sale Selection

Price includes 1.5” caliber around 6’ tall tree, delivery, bag of mulch and planting/watering instructions.

Understory Trees

  • Appalachian Redbud - $115
  • Yoshino Cherry - $115

Canopy Trees – do not plant under utility lines

  • Black Tupelo - $120
  • October Glory Maple - $105
  • Overcup Oak - $110
  • Sweetbay Magnolia - $125
  • Tulip Poplar - $110

Extra Options: Tree Planting Service ($50/Tree), Water Bag ($35/Each) and Watering Service ($90/Tree/Year)

Order deadline is Sunday, November 18 with delivery on or around Saturday, December 1. On-line ordering is available at http://bit.ly/nashvilletreesale. The on-line ordering site features: tree photos, videos on tree selection and tree plantings, NES flier of Planting the Right Tree in the Right Place and the 811 Call Before you Dig free service information.