Tree Planting Programs

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION COST

Specimen Tree Restoration Program

The Newport Tree Society Specimen Tree Restoration Program provides a specimen tree to be planted anywhere on private property in the City of Newport. Free in exchange for a commitment to attend a tree planting workshop and plant and maintain the tree. Limited availability—first come, first served.
TREE SPECS: 3’-5’ height, 3/4”-1” caliper, 5-gallon container. Click here to apply.
FREE.

Commemorative Tree Program

The Newport Tree Society Commemorative Tree Program provides a commemorative specimen tree planted by the City of Newport in a Newport park or other public space. Your donation is tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law.
TREE SPECS: 10’-12’ height, 2.5”-3” caliper, 25-gallon container. Click here to apply.
$260 MINIMUM DONATION.

Bare Root Tree Program

The City of Newport Bare Root Tree Program provides a bare root tree planted by the City of Newport on any private property in Newport within 20’ of a public right-of-way. Limited availability – first come, first served.
TREE SPECS: 8’- 12’ height, 1 3/4” caliper, bare root tree. Click here to apply.
$50.

New England's first citywide arboretum is a special project of The Newport Tree Society of Newport, Rhode Island.