Order a $25 tree to plant this spring

You can order a $25 tree to plant on your Minneapolis property this spring

Starting Monday March 7 in City Council Wards 3, 4, 5, 6 and 10 and Monday, March 21 for the entire city, the City of Minneapolis is offering more than 1,200 three- to eight-foot trees for only $25 each. Mark your calendar now. Order your tree at www.treetrust.org or call 952-767-3886. You must pick the trees up on May 21, 22, or 23 at the Minneapolis Impound Lot.

Trees are available for Minneapolis property owners including residents, businesses and nonprofits.

Choose from several varieties and sizes of trees, including fruit trees. First-come, first-served – order early for best selection. Limit one tree per property, maximum three properties.

Healthy trees look beautiful in your neighborhood, increase property values, help clean the air you breathe, absorb carbon dioxide, save on your energy bills with strategic planting, keep the city cooler in the summer, provide homes for wildlife and help manage stormwater.