Celebrate Native Trees Month
Garden centers and other organizations throughout Northern Virginia
promoting native trees and shrubs.
Other plant sales
Why is a tree campaign talking about native shrubs? The shrub layer is an essential part of the ecosystem, provding food and nesting sites for many animals. For other benefits such as stormwater capture, the only difference between a native tree and a native shrub is one of degree.
Free delivery inside the Beltway, or pickup at the Four Mile Run farmer's market every sunday 9am-1pm until November.
Native trees in containers - meaning a good size for homeowners to handle
Tree walks in Fairfax parks
Autumn Leaves Hike and Craft
(5-Adult) Hike through the fall foliage, identify trees. Find that perfect autumn leaf and make a craft keepsake. Registration is for a Family of up to four people.
Free Tree Giveaway
9/30 - 9am-noon - Small Trees Make Big Canopies Nursery 4436 N. 16th Street Arlington
10/7 - 9 am-noon - Free Tree Giveaway at the Small Trees Make Big Canopies Nursery, 4436 N. 16th Street Arlington.
10/14 - Noon-4 pm - Columbia Pike Wellness Festival, 2501 9th Rd S, Arlington
10/15 - 3pm-5pm - Cherrydale Neighborhood Fall Festival, Cherry Valley Nature Area on Quincy and 15th Streets
City of Fairfax Arbor Day
10-11am Community clean-up at Van Dyke Park