National Tree Day

We will be giving out 2,000 trees this year as part of National Tree Day 2023.  This year's event will take place on September 20, 2023. 

The City of London will be giving away 2,000 trees to residents as part of London’s annual celebration of National Tree Day on September 20, 2023.

Residents will be able to pick from 12 different types of native trees while supplies last. There is a limit of two trees per vehicle, on a first-come, first-serve basis.

It is important to protect and maintain newly planted trees for the first year after they’ve been planted. Residents can learn more about caring for new trees at

The City is committed to providing accessible accommodations for residents. If you require an accommodation to obtain your tree, please call 519-661-5783.

Where: Carling Heights Optimist Community Centre (656 Elizabeth Street)

When: September 20, 2023, between 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.  (while supplies last)

List of available trees:

  • Native Red Maple
  • Sugar Maple
  • Silver Maple
  • White Birch
  • Yellow Birch
  • Tulip Tree
  • Hazelnut
  • American Sycamore
  • White Spruce
  • White Pine
  • Serviceberry
  • Eastern Redbud
Last modified:Friday, October 27, 2023