Plant a Tree with LEAF

Planting a new tree can provide shade, enhance local biodiversity, improve air quality and even alleviate stress! Take advantage of the Backyard Tree Planting Program from non-profit LEAF (Local Enhancement and Appreciation of Forests). LEAF offers over 50 native tree and shrub species for residential, multi-unit and commercial properties. Choose from Full-Service or Do-It-Yourself options… Continue reading Plant a Tree with LEAF

LEAF is looking for Young Urban Forest Leaders

Calling all community leaders interested in helping Toronto’s urban forest!  Are you passionate about helping trees thrive in your neighbourhood? Interested in having some help engaging the community in your tree initiative? LEAF is looking for community partners to collaborate with our Young Urban Forest Leaders (YUFL) program. YUFL participants will work closely with a community… Continue reading LEAF is looking for Young Urban Forest Leaders

Fall is a Great Time to Plant

Fall is a Great Time to Plant Did you know that fall is a great time to plant? Temperatures are cooler and trees are beginning to go into dormancy for winter. When trees are dormant, they experience less transplant shock and settle nicely into their new homes! Local non-profit LEAF is planting native trees and… Continue reading Fall is a Great Time to Plant

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Tree Planting Program – Local Enhancement and Appreciation of Forests

Private Property Tree Planting Program – Get Advice, Planting Help and Instructions for Aftercare! LEAF offers a Subsidized Backyard Tree Planting Program which helps you enjoy the many benefits of trees by planting the right tree in the right place. You will get an arborist consultation at your property, a 5 to 8 foot native tree and full… Continue reading Tree Planting Program – Local Enhancement and Appreciation of Forests

LEAF Tree Planting Program

Bring a LEAF Arborist to your Yard – Virtually! The LEAF Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Tree Planting Program now offers virtual consultations to residents of Toronto. The DIY program includes: online educational videos virtual consultation with an arborist a selection of native trees and shrubs to choose from delivery of your trees and shrubs, along with mulch… Continue reading LEAF Tree Planting Program

Adopt-a-Street-Tree Info Session Oct 10th

City of Toronto and LEAF have been working to establish a more collaborative approach to commercial street tree stewardship in Toronto, enabling communities to take action and directly help the urban forest flourish. Join us on October 10th at the Gladstone Library from 6:30pm to 8:00pm to learn more about the successes and challenges of commercial street tree stewardship… Continue reading Adopt-a-Street-Tree Info Session Oct 10th

LEAF Tree Planting Programs

Let LEAF help you create the backyard you’ve always dreamed about. Looking to create a backyard oasis on a budget? Short on time and not sure where to start? LEAF will help you: Assess the conditions in your yard Understand what will grow best Select trees, shrubs, and garden kits that you will love Ensure… Continue reading LEAF Tree Planting Programs

Adopt-a-Park-Tree Program and Young Urban Forest Leaders Reminder

Just a friendly reminder about this upcoming event! Do you have an interest in helping tree thrive in your community? Join us to learn about our Young Urban Forest Leaders and how they could help you start an Adopt-a-Park-Tree program in your local park! LEAF is working in partnership with the City of Toronto to… Continue reading Adopt-a-Park-Tree Program and Young Urban Forest Leaders Reminder

LEAF Backyard Tree Planting & Native Shrub Bundles

LEAF’s subsidized Backyard Tree Planting Program helps you get the right tree in the right place. For approximately $150 to $220 per tree you will get a site consultation in your yard with an arborist, a five to eight foot tall tree (or two to four feet tall for evergreen trees) and full planting service. LEAF also… Continue reading LEAF Backyard Tree Planting & Native Shrub Bundles

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