Applications for tree packs for schools and community groups are now closed for this season due to popular demand. 

But don’t despair! Applications will be live again on 6 January for saplings to be delivered in November 2020, so keep your eyes peeled and get in quick.

If you can’t wait until then, you can buy trees in our shop all year round. 

Tree packs

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Hedge

Make a natural screen or connect existing woodland to help wildlife stay on the move. You will get a variety of each species for 8 metres of full, easy to manage hedging.

For a longer length, our Wild Harvest, Year Round Colour, Wildlife, and Wild Wood packs also make great hedgerows and are available with 105 or 420 saplings.

  • Trees: 30 
  • Species: dog rose, hawthorn, hazel, crab apple, dogwood 
  • Size of land: 6-8 metres of double-row hedging

Copse

Plant a mini forest school classroom or a peaceful spot that’s an oasis for birds. You will get 10 of each species for a small, tranquil copse.

  • Trees: 30 
  • Species: silver birch, rowan, wild cherry 
  • Size of land: tennis court
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Wild harvest

Grow an array of fruits and nuts to produce your own jams, jellies, wines and more.

  • Trees: 105 or 420 
  • Species: hazel, blackthorn, crab apple, dog rose, elder, rowan 
  • Size of land for 105 saplings: 4x tennis courts or 20-25 metres double-row hedge
  • Size of land for 420 saplings: 1x football pitch or 85-100 metres double-row hedge
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Year-round colour

Enjoy beautiful blossoms, bright berries and stunning autumn displays.

  • Trees: 105 or 420 
  • Species: hawthorn, dogwood, wild cherry, silver birch, rowan, hazel
  • Size of land for 105 saplings: 4x tennis courts or 20-25 metres double-row hedge
  • Size of land for 420 saplings: 1x football pitch or 85-100 metres double-row hedge
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Working wood

Fuel a log burner in 7-10 years, or channel your creativity and learn to carve or weave willow.

  • Trees: 105 or 420 
  • Species: rowan, silver birch, wild cherry, common oak, field maple, grey willow
  • Size of land for 105 saplings: 4x tennis courts
  • Size of land for 420 saplings: football pitch
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Wild wood

These hardy native species can tolerate exposed sites and help dry up wet areas.

  • Trees: 105 or 420 
  • Species: hazel, crab apple, downy birch, hawthorn, holly, goat willow 
  • Size of land for 105 saplings: 4x tennis courts or 20-25 metres double-row hedge
  • Size of land for 420 saplings: 1x football pitch or 85-100 metres double-row hedge
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Wildlife

Establish food and shelter for wildlife and create a living legacy for future generations.

  • Trees: 105 or 420
  • Species: hawthorn, rowan, blackthorn, silver birch, hazel, common oak
  • Size of land for 105 saplings: 4x tennis courts or 20-25 metres double-row hedge
  • Size of land for 420 saplings: 1x football pitch or 85-100 metres double-row hedge
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Urban trees

Easy to manage, this pack is designed for residential areas with limited communal space. If no shared space is available, applications to split between neighbouring front gardens to green up your street are considered. Tree packs for private use can be found in our shop.

  • Trees: 15 – a mix of three native species chosen to thrive in urban environments
  • Species: crab apple, rowan, hazel
  • Protection: spirals and canes

Please note, species may vary from advertised. 

All the trees we supply are sourced and grown in the UK and Ireland.

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Tree Tools for Schools

Our fantastic online resource has everything you need to plan, plant and care for your tree pack.

The activities include a planning toolplanting advice and interactive quizzes, and they're useful for community groups as well as schools.

And when you plant your tree pack your school will earn two points on our Green Tree Schools Award. (You can continue to apply for trees each season, but you will only receive points for this activity once).

Thanks to generous funding from our lead partners:

  • Sainsbury’s
  • Players of People’s Postcode Lottery
  • Yorkshire Tea
  • Selfridges & Co
  • Joules

Additional funding from DEFRA means we can also give away a further 100,000 trees a year until 2020 to eligible schools.