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Having completed a NeighborWoods Application and been accepted into the program, TreesCharlotte is pleased to be partnering with the Berewick neighborhood to provide trees to their residents. The Berewick HOA and local non-profit Trees-Charlotte are partnering up to offer $5 trees to Berewick residents! You’re invited to enjoy donuts and hot chocolate/coffee/apple cider, talk to tree experts about the right trees for your yard, take a 15-minute tree-planting clinic and bring home up to 3 trees!
The trees: Tentative species list: Moonglow Magnolia, Okame Cherry, Cherrybark Oak, Wildfire Blackgum, Hornbeam. (Trees are available on a first-come, first-served basis the morning of the event, and can not be reserved in advance.)
Tree specs: 5-10 feet tall, 1-inch caliper, aged 2-4 years old, potted in 7-gallon containers. Trees would retail for $75-$150.
Your cost: $5 cash or check, paid day-of
What participants need to bring: Residents must get HOA approval by filling out and submitting the following : Architectural Request Form, type of tree(s), and a copy of your property plot with the tree-planting site(s).
Tree clinic: Every recipient must attend a tree-planting clinic the morning of the event (15 minutes) and sign a stewardship pledge.
Registration: Closes Feb. 17. Registration is required. If you register, you are expected to pick up trees the morning of Feb. 23 or arrange for somebody to pick them up for you. Registration does not guarantee species; all trees are first-come, first-served the morning of the event.
Thank you for your interest in volunteering at this event, we now have enough help. Volunteers and TreeMasters are needed to help distribute and load trees into participants cars. Deadline to register to volunteer is February 17.