Saturday, March 26th: Free Trees

Free Trees
Putnam Triangle (Fulton Street at Grand Avenue, Brooklyn)
10am
Free

NY Restoration Project and MillionTreesNYC have announced the species of the trees that are going to be available for FREE at the Putnam Triangle in Clinton Hill (Fulton Street at Grand Avenue) for the Free Tree Giveaway on Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 10:00am:

100 Japenese Cherry Trees
150 Kwanzan Cherry Trees
50 Cherokee Brave Dogwood Trees

Come out early to be sure to get your pick of the these beautiful, flowering trees.

Trees are free.

Trees will be distributed one per person on a first-come, first-serve basis until supplies run out. Limit one tree per person.

Size: “7-gallon” Trees

Open to all of New York City: including residents and institutions in nearby Bedford-Stuyvesant, Park Slope, Crown Heights, Prospect Heights, Clinton Hill & Fort Greene

Plant in your front or back yard, at your business, or at your church, school or apartment complex (as long as it’s private property). Trees are not allowed to be planted in sidewalks, pots or roof gardens

Horticulture specialists will be on hand to answer questions and provide species selection recommendations.

Simple planting and tree care instructions come with each tree.