Planting a tree is about the best thing you can do for the environment.
Howard County’s Tree Giveaway 2019 sign up is now closed. 2,000 trees were planted in Howard County through this effort! Thank you to everyone who registered to receive a tree.
The trees were in 5-gallon containers and approximately 5 to 8 feet tall. They were all native species. Native species generally live longer and require less care. Residents were responsible for loading the trees into their
The tree species given away were:
Northern Red Oak
Swamp White Oak
To learn more details about these tree species, visit https://plants.usda.gov. Trees improve the environment in terms of climate, stormwater, energy savings and economic value to homeowners. Learn more about tree benefits at ArborDay.org.