Offering Free Trees for Schools and Communities

Not only will your free trees benefit your school or community, but they are also part of these awesome nationwide tree planting projects.

The Queen’s green canopy marks Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee. Everyone is invited to plant a tree to create a network across the UK and a green legacy in honour of the Queen’s service.
The Big Climate Fightback is our Initiative to get the UK to plant 50 million trees to action the climate crisis.

Before applying, You must:

Do you know the six-digit grid reference for the land you want to plant with the Grid Reference Finder
Have the permission of the rightful owner
Read our short list of FAQs. They are filled with important and useful information to help you in your application.
It’s also a good idea to contact your city council’s tree questions team before applying, as they may have important tips for planting in your area.

The Hedge

Create a natural screen or connect existing forests so that wildlife stays on the move. You get a variety of each type for 8 meters of complete and easy-to-manage coverage.

For a longer length, our Wild Harvest, Year Round Colour, Wildlif,e and Wild Wood packages are also perfect as hedges and are available with 105 or 420 plants.

Trees: 30
Types: Rosehip, Hawthorn, Hazelnut, Crab Apple, Dogwood
Plot size: 6-8 meters double row hedge
Protection: spiral protection and sticks

Wood

Plant a mini forest school classroom or a quiet place that is an oasis for birds. You get 10 of each species for a quiet little wood.

Trees: 30
Types: Silver Birch, Mountain Ash, Wild Cherry
Plot size: tennis court
Protection: spiral protection and sticks

Wild Harvest

Grow a range of fruits and nuts to make your own jams, jellies, plonks and more.

Shafts: 105 or 420
Types: Hazelnut, Prune, Crab Apple, Elderberry, Rosehip, Mountain Ash
Plot size for 105 plants: 4X tennis courts or 20-25 meters of double row hedge
Plot size for 420 plants: 1x football field or 85-100 meters of double row hedge
Protection: spiral protection and sticks

Color All Year Round

Enjoy beautiful flowers, bright berries and stunning autumn displays.

Shafts: 105 or 420
Types: Hawthorn, Dogwood, Wild Cherry, Birch, Mountain Ash, Hazelnut
Plot size for 105 plants: 4X tennis courts or 20-25 meters of double row hedge
Plot size for 420 plants: 1x football field or 85-100 meters of double row hedge
Protection: spiral protection and sticks

Woodworking

In 7-10 years, stock up on a wood-burning stove or channel your creativity and learn to sculpt or weave willows.

Shafts: 105 or 420
Species: Field Maple, Mountain Ash, Silver Birch, Wild Cherry, Grape Oak, Gray Willow
Plot size for 105 plants: 4X tennis courts
Plot size for 420 plants: football field
Protection: spiral protection and sticks

Wild Wood
These winter-hardy native species tolerate exposed sites and help dry out wetlands.

Shafts: 105 or 420
Types: holly, hazelnut, crab apple, fluffy birch, hawthorn, goat willow
Plot size for 105 plants: 4X tennis courts or 20-25 meters of double row hedge
Plot size for 420 plants: 1x football field or 85-100 meters of double row hedge
Protection: spiral protection and sticks

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