O‘ahu Arbor Day Event
Saturday, November 4, 2017, 9 a.m.
Hawaiian Electric Arbor Day Tree Giveaway
Pick up a free tree or shrub at the 24th annual Hawaiian Electric Arbor Day Tree Giveaway on Saturday, November 4, at 9 a.m., at six locations across O‘ahu. You’ll be able to select from ever-popular fruit trees, beautiful flowering shrubs, and prized native plants.
Certified arborists and volunteers from Hawaiian Electric, Kaulunani Urban and Community Forestry Program, U.H. Urban Garden Center, Wahiawā Botanical Garden, and Waimea Valley will be on hand to help you select the right plant for the right place.
Be sure to take home a free tree-planting guide to help you site trees and shrubs properly to maximize their cooling shade, while avoiding potential safety hazards.
O‘ahu Arbor Day Plant Selection
The following trees and shrubs will be given away one plant per family, while supplies last:
Areca palm Dypsis lutescens
Calamondin Citrus madurensis
Dwarf vi Spondias dulcis
Fig tree Ficus carica ‘Brown Turkey’
Hawaiian chili pepper Capsicum annuum
‘Ilima Kula Sida fallax
Koki’o ‘ula ‘ula Hibiscus kokio
Lemon drop mangosteen Garcinia intermedia
Ma‘o hau hele Hibiscus brackenridgei
Meyer lemon Citrus x meyeri ‘Meyer’
Miracle berry Synsepalum dulcificum
Nānū, na‘u Gardenia brighamii
Pua kenikeni Fagraea berteroana
Tahitian lime Citrus latifolia
Tiare Gardenia taitensis
Six Locations on Oahu
The Arbor Day tree giveaway will take place at these six sites. All giveaway sites will open at 9 a.m. Plan to arrive early to get the best selection.
Hawaiian Electric Kahe Power Plant
92-200 Farrington Highway
U.H. Urban Garden Center
955 Kamehameha Highway
Pearl City Map
McKinley High/Community School
634 Pensacola Street
Hawaiian Electric Ko‘olau Base Yard
1387 Ulupi‘i Street
Wahiawā Botanical Garden
1396 California Avenue
59-864 Kamehameha Hwy.
The U.H. Urban Garden Center and Waimea Valley will also be holding plant sales.