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Get free native trees in Kansas City

If you live in Kansas City, MO, you can get up to two free native trees through an Energy-Saving Trees partnership.

A limited number of trees are available and include: American Sycamore, bald cypress, bur oak, red oak, red maple and yellowwood.

The program goal is to help homeowners plant trees where they can shade homes. Trees […]

Shop CultivateKC Plant Sale for Mother’s Day

This Mother’s Day, help mom start a spring garden with locally grown, organic bedding plants, shrubs and fruit trees from CultivateKC’s online Mother’s Day Plant Sale.

Check out the selection of tomato, pepper, eggplant, herbs and flowers at the CultivateKC online sale. Selections include 30 varieties of tomatoes, several pepper and eggplant selections, herb plantings of oregano, […]

Discover tips for native plant gardening

Tap into the gardening wisdom of local experts at these free virtual workshops on native plants.

Deep Roots is offering a free workshop series to help gardeners with everything from how to plant native seeds to selecting the best native plants to attract butterflies and birds.

Upcoming workshops include:

• Thursday, April 30: Recognizing and Removing Invasive Species

• Tuesday, May […]

50 ways to celebrate Earth Day, beginning today

Even when we can’t celebrate together, local Earth Day organizers have found 50 ways to take big and small actions for the planet on this 50th anniversary of Earth Day.

Thanks to Bridging the Gap, City of Kansas City, MO Office of Environmental Quality, KCMO Parks & Recreation, Heartland Conservation Alliance, Kansas Chapter of Sierra Club, […]

Make a difference while you distance

The next time you and your family head to the park, pick up a few free supplies and help beautify Kansas City, MO Parks and Trails.

Beginning on Earth Day, the KCMO Parks is offering free supplies to residents willing to pick up litter and recyclables in city parks through its Make a Difference While You […]