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Plant a tree and grow the urban canopy

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You can help build Bloomington’s urban canopy by ordering a tree for your yard through the City’s annual Arbor Day tree sale. Bloomington residents can pre-purchase affordable bare-root trees that will be delivered during the first week of May.

Now in its 17th year, this program helps the City maintain its Tree City USA designation and has added more than 3,000 trees to Bloomington’s urban forest. Residents may purchase a maximum of five trees per household. To place a tree order, visit, mail in the order form below or call 952-563-8760.

Find more information on the trees and how to plant them at