Trees Now Growing in the Archive and Upcoming Plantings.

First Planting: Saturday, September 28, 2019 — Cub Scout Pack #120; A to Z Pharmacy; Council candidates — (14 trees planted)

Second Planting: Friday, November 8, 2019 — Dude Solutions, Inc. — (15 trees planted)

Third Planting: Saturday, January 11, 2020 — Haktar Family — (1 tree planted)

Fourth Planting: Sunday, February 23, 2020 — Sant Nirankari Mission — (4 trees planted)

Fifth Planting: Saturday, February 29, 2020 — Gamers Nexus & Friends — (14 trees)

Sixth Planting: Thursday, March 5, 2020 — Wilson Family — (1 tree)

Seventh Planting: Friday, March 13, 2020 — Cary Woman's Club — (4 trees)

Eighth Planting: March 20 to 31, 2020 — Administrators and Leaf & Limb — (4 trees)

The 2019-2020 Fall-Winter planting season ended early due to Governor Cooper's social-distance policy instituted to decrease the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Plantings will resume on October 3, 2020 or as soon after as reasonable.

postponed — Saturday, March 21, 2020 (a.m.) — NCSU TRIO programs — (6 trees)

postponed — Saturday, March 21, 2020 (p.m.) —Met Life, Inc. — (50 trees)

postponed — Saturday, April 11, 2020 (1:00 pm) — Town of Cary Council — (7 trees)

postponed — Sunday, April 12, 2020 (1:00 p.m.) — Forrester Family — (2 trees)

postponed — Friday, April 17, 2020 (noon) — Clark Nexsen Architects — (8 trees)

Postponed groups will plant on dates of their choosing when plantings resume in October for the 2020-21 Fall-Winter season.

Note: The Archive will be fully planted out by December 24, 2020 (pandemics permitting). Some planting dates are not yet reserved. If your group or you alone would like to plant a tree, please contact George McDowell, 919-376-7822 or George@BeautifyCary.org. Trees selected for planting must be Old-Growth species native to the Piedmont Plateau that will live long and grow tall and beautiful. Preference will be given to trees that are clones or descendants of notable or historic trees.

Plantings in the 2020-21 Fall-Winter planting season, in addition to postponed expeditions.

Saturday, October 3, 2020 (noon) — Scenic NC — (4 trees)

Saturday, October 17, 2020 (noon) — Toward Zero Waste — (2 trees)

Saturday, October 24, 2020 (noon) — Sierra Club Capital Group — (4 trees)

Saturday, October 31, 2020 (noon) — North Carolina political candidates — (4 trees)

Saturday, November 7, 2020 (noon) — Cary American Legion Post 67 — (2 trees)

Saturday, November 14, 2020 (noon) — Cary VFW Post 7383 — (2 trees)

Saturday, November 21, 2020 (noon) — TreesDurham — (6 trees)


"Every tree planted is a compact between generations."
~George H. W. Bush


Day One! Three generations work together on each tree to plant three of the first Bald cypress to go in the Archive.