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Registration is open for Fall 2017 Yard Tree Giveaways!

Fall is here (really, it is!) and it’s time to plant a tree! This fall there are four chances for you to get a tree to plant in your yard. Choose from 13 different trees, including large shade … Read More

TreePhilly is hiring!

Join our team! Philadelphia Parks & Recreation’s TreePhilly Program is hiring a 9-month seasonal staff person to assist with our Yard Tree Giveaway Program. A full description of the position and its responsibilities can be found on the job … Read More

Fruit Tree Workshop

Summer Fruit Tree Workshop Series

This summer we’re partnering with many organizations around the city to bring you a series of fruit tree care workshops! Join TreePhilly, the Fairmount Park Conservancy, Farm Philly, Penn State Master Gardeners … Read More

Plant a tree for a breath of fresh air!

Spring is almost here! Time to dig your hands into the soil, listen to the birds singing, and take a deep breath of fresh air as you emerge from your winter’s slumber. Read below for more details on our spring … Read More

Spring 2017 Community Yard Tree Giveaway Grant Application Open

The application deadline has passed. We will announce the grantees by February 17th. We want your community group or local business to help restore the city’s urban forest- starting in your own back yard. In partnership with the Fairmount Park … Read More

Fall is the Best Time to Plant Trees

Did you know that fall is the best time to plant trees? It’s true! The long months of cool, wet weather are perfect for young trees to spread out their roots and establish themselves in their new home before the … Read More