The Houston-based Apache Foundation and the Tree Bank Foundation of Oklahoma are providing 500 Norman households a free tree this Fall. The requested species are assorted Oak, Maple, Juniper, Holly, Sycamore, Crape Myrtle and Redbud. They should come in 3 gallon containers and are typically about 1” caliper, depending on species.
The program criteria is as follows:
Norman residents only.
No commercial or rental properties.
One tree per household.
Each tree will come with a tree planting and watering guide.
You must be registered to get a free tree.
Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 25th. To register go to www.normanfun.com and click on Free Tree Giveaway.
Tree distribution is planned for Friday, October 18th, 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Reaves Park. You must bring your request confirmation to pick up your tree.