You can order a $25 tree to plant on your Minneapolis property this spring beginning March 9

Starting Monday, March 9, in wards 3, 4, 5 and 6, the City of Minneapolis is offering more than 1,2oo three-to-eight foot trees for only $25 each.

Mark your calendar now. Order your tree online at www.treetrust.org or call 952.767.3886. You must pick the trees up on May 16, 17, 18 or 19 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.

Monday, March 23, the trees go on sale citywide.

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.