Slider

WHY PLANT SHADE TREES?

Planting shade trees is an easy, affordable, and sustainable way to positively affect the environment.

From beautifying neighborhoods and increasing property values to improved air quality and home energy savings, shade trees have many economic, environmental, and social benefits.

Discover how to get a free shade tree from Tree Montgomery!

About Tree Montgomery

Our free program plants and helps maintain shade trees across Montgomery County.

Where we plant

We plant in yards, parking lots, and almost everywhere in between, giving you the right tree in the right place.

How it works

Tree Montgomery works hard to provide free shade trees through an easy, streamlined process.

Other organizations are planting trees in Montgomery County, too.

Learn more about them here!

Stay Updated

  • Monitoring Montgomery County’s Streams
    by Ana Arriaza on September 18, 2020 at 12:00 pm

    Did you know that September 18th is World Water Monitoring Day? Since 1995 Montgomery County has maintained a stream monitoring program. As a result, the program has tracked water quality and stream […]

  • Yes, Montgomery County Recycles!
    by Larissa Johnson on September 17, 2020 at 8:00 pm

    Continued reports in the national news say that recyclables, such as plastics are being sent to landfills or incinerated, rather than being recycled. We hear your concerns. We want to assure you that […]