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Trees Forever Tree Adoptions

Adopt your tree and start replanting our beautiful communities!

In partnership with our generous sponsors, Trees Forever is hosting a tree adoption for all homeowners! Check below to see when we are hosting an adoption with your community and when you can begin your order!

Upcoming Fall 2021 Adoptions

Hiawatha Residents
Pre-orders Open: September 13 @5:00pm
Pre-orders Close: September 24 @12:00pm or SOLD OUT
Pick-up Date: September 26 @ XXX

Linn County Residents
Pre-orders Open: XXX
Pre-orders Close: XXX or SOLD OUT
Pick-up Date: XXX @ XXX

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I place my order?
  • Visit your designated Shop via the tabs above
  • Your receipt will be sent via email via WooCommerce on behalf of Trees Forever. Check your Other or Spam folder for receipts.
  • All orders must be prepaid online.
  • No payments will be accepted in person at the pickup location.
  • All purchases are final.
  • You also agree to plant your tree within one week of receiving it and to provide the tree with continued care to the best of your abilities.

How do I pick-up my online order?

Please verify that you have received a digital receipt at the time you complete payment for your order. The receipt is mailed to the email you provide during checkout. This receipt will have your designated pick-up date and location included on it.

Some emails get filtered to SPAM or other Folder by your email service provider. Please find the receipt and MARK the email as “not spam” or MOVE it to your Primary inbox so that all future communications can be marked likewise for delivery.

What if an item is sold out?

Trees are sold on a first come, first serve basis. Due to our current ordering system, we will only have a certain quantity of species available for each adoption. Species quantities will vary.

What is your refund policy?

All sales are final. If you do not pick up your tree on your pick-up date, your order will be forfeited and may be resold.

How do I plant my tree?

For any tree planting or care questions, you can download our Step-by-Step Planting Guide, or visit the “How to Plant” category on our Resources page.

Trees Forever is here to answer any tree care questions. Contact us or view our many online resources.

Trees Forever’s Mission:

Our mission – to plant and care for trees and the environment by empowering people, building community, and promoting stewardship – is fulfilled through cutting-edge programs and innovative practices. Through these, our trained and experienced staff has assisted community leaders and landowners across Iowa and Illinois with thousands of planting projects.  Each year, on average, we work with and engage more than 7000 volunteers who give generously of their time and talents.  To date, they have helped us plant more than 3 million trees and shrubs throughout Iowa and Illinois.