O‘ahu Arbor Day Events
Saturday, November 7, 2020.
Pick up a free tree or shrub during the annual Arbor Day Hawaiʻi Tree Giveaway events across O‘ahu. You’ll be able to select from ever-popular fruit trees, beautiful flowering shrubs, and prized native plants.
Interested in being a volunteer? Sign up today!
Locations on Oahu
Saturday, November 7, 2020
The Arbor Day tree giveaway will take place at these sites. Times vary. Some sites are requested reservations. Click on each site for more details!
Arbor Day Hawaiʻi is partnering with the Girl Scouts of America to distribute trees! Stay Tuned on how to get your tree from our Partners.
U.H. Urban Garden Center
955 Kamehameha Highway
Kailua Town Center Parking Lot
609 Kailua Road | Kailua, HI 96734
Waimea Valley Center
59-864 Kamehameha Hwy.
56-1089 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku
10am-12pm | (4 drive-thru locations)
HoaʻAina O Makaha
84-225 Ala Nʻauao St
85-180 Ala Akau St
Kalanihookaha Community Learning Center
@ Nanakuli Village Center behind Longs
Kamokila Texaco Station
484 Kamokila Blvd, Kapolei
Selecting your Tree
We want to make sure you select the right tree for your area – our motto is Right Tree, Right Place!
Be sure to take home a free tree care card to help you plant your trees and shrubs properly to maximize their cooling shade, while avoiding potential safety hazards.
O‘ahu Arbor Day 2020 Plant Selection*
The following trees and shrubs will be given away (one plant per family), while supplies last. Tree species cannot be guaranteed, so have your top 3-5 species picked up upon arrival!
ʻAʻaliʻi (Dodonea viscosa)
Akia (Wikstroemia uva ursi)
Cacao (Theobroma cacao)
Calamondin (Citrofortunella microcarpa)
Cape jasmine (Gardenia augusta)
Galli (Erythrina christa-galli)
Hala (Pandanus tectorius)
Hawaiian chili peppers (Capsicum frutescens)
Ice cream bean (Inga edulis)
Ilima kula (Sida fallax)
Koaiʻa (Acacia koaia)
Kula gardenia (Gardenia tubifera)
Marungay (Moringa oleifera)
Meyers lemon (Citrus x meyeri)
Milo (Thespesia populnea)
ʻOhe makai (Polyscias sandwicensis)
Pikake (Jasminium sambac)
Puakenikeni (Fagraea berteroana)
Samoan gardenia (Tabernaemontana africana)
Sour sop (Annona muricata)
Surinam Cherry (Euginea uniflora)
Tahitian gardenia (Gardenia tahitensis)
Tahitian lime (Citrus × latifolia)
Ti (green & color) (Cordyline frutocosa)
ʻUlu (Maafala) (Artocarpus altilis)
Wild sugar apple (Rollinia deliciosa)
Ylang-Ylang (Cananga odorata)
*subject to change
If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, volunteer, vendor, or educational partner, please send organizers an email here.
The Oʻahu Arbor Day giveaways are presented with support by the Kaulunani Urban & Community Forestry Program, US Forest Service, Hawai’i State Division of Forestry and Wildlife, City & County of Honolulu, Oʻahu Urban Garden Ohana, Aloha Arborist Association, University of Hawai’i Master Gardener Program, and Smart Trees Pacific.