Oakland Park Tree Give Away

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EVENT INFORMATION:

  • Saturday, June 26, 2021
  • Drivers must remain in vehicles.
  • 8:00 AM - until trees run out.
  • First come, first serve.
  • Jaco Pastorius Community Center  - 1098 NE 40th Ct. Oakland Park
  • Proof of Oakland Park residency, or proof of business ownership in Oakland Park is required.
  • Up to 3 trees  per household or business (first come, first serve).
  • The young trees & understory plants (shrubs) will be available in  3 GAL  or  7 GAL  containers for easy transport and planting.

EDUCATIONAL STATIONS:

  • Right Tree/Right Place
  • Proper Planting
  • Watering & Aftercare
  • General Information Booth

TREE & SHRUB SELECTIONS: 

  • N - Native  / FF -  Florida Friendly
  • FF- Avocado (M / L  Tree)
  • N - Beautyberry (Shrub)
  • N - Clusia (M / L Shrub)  
  • N - Firebush (Shrub)
  • N - Jamaican Caper (S Tree)
  • FF- Lychee (S / M T)
  • N - Live Oak (L Tree) 
  • FF- Mango (S & L Tree)
  • N - Orange Geiger (Small T) 
  • N - Simpson’s Stopper (S Tree)
  • N - Slash Pine (L Tree) 

For more information on plant material call Lyzabeth Fiore at 954-630-4420 or for volunteer information, Bruce Garrison at 954-630-4502.

Trees Selection

 

Litchi chinensis

• Lychee

• (FF) Florida Friendly

• 20' tall x 20' wide

• Medium Fruit Tree

 

Persea americana Miller

• Avocado Tree

• (FF) Florida Friendly

• +/- 30' tall & W

• Medium Fruit Tree

 

Quercus Virginiana

• Live Oak

• (N) Native

• 15' to 30' tall x 15' to 35' wide

• Large Shade Tree

 

Pinus elliottii

• Florida Slash Pine

• (N) Native

• 35' to 50' tall x 30' to 40' wide

• Large Tree

 

Mangifera indica

• Mango

• (FF) Florida Friendly

• 15' to 30' tall x 15' to 35' wide

• Small Variety — Medium to Large Tree

 

CORDIA SEBESTENA Cordia Sebestena

• Orange Geiger

• (N) Native

• 15' to 20' tall x 20' wide

• Small Flowering Tree

 

Myrcianthes fragrans

• Simpson's Stopper

• (N) Native

• 15' to 20' tall x 15' wide

• Small Maturing Tree

 

Capparis cynophallophora

• Jamaican Caper

• (N) Native

• 6' to 12' tall x 6' to 10' wide

• Small Tree (Flowering Evergreen)

Shrub Selection

 

Callicarpa Americana

• Beautyberry

• (N) Native

• 4' to 6' tall x 4' to 6' wide

• Medium Shrub

 

Clusia Guttifera

• Small leaf Clusia

• (N) Native

• 6' to 8' tall x 5' wide

• Medium to Large Shrub

 

Hamelia Patens

• Firebush

• (N) Native

• 3' to 10' tall x 3' to 8' wide

• Large Flowering Shrub