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Free Trees for Businesses and Homeowners

Need some shade, beautification, stormwater uptake, or a place for birds to nest?  If you're a property owner, whether residential or commercial, the City of Jacksonville can plant a free tree in your right-of-way if your property is eligible.  The tree comes with a...

7 Common Tree Defects

It's crucial to be aware of potential tree defects that can pose safety risks or indicate underlying health issues.  Here are the top seven tree defects to watch out for: Dead or Broken Branches: Dead branches or branches with no leaves are a significant hazard as...

How To Find a Tree Expert

Studies show that proper pruning can reduce wind damage from storms and cure defects that may add years of life to your tree.  A certified arborist has specialized knowledge and expertise in tree care.  They can assess the health and structural integrity of your...

“Does Jacksonville Need More Trees?” WJCT Interview

Does Jacksonville need more trees?  That was the question asked on First Coast Connect on WJCT 89.9 FM. "Rising temperatures across the city have many people looking for shade, especially those who are unhoused or work outdoors. Trees are an integral part of our...

Greenscape Wins Outstanding Tree Advocate for State of Florida

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Lisa Grubba 904.398.5757 lisagrubba@greenscapeofjax.org Greenscape Founders Earn Statewide Award Jacksonville, FL, (January 23, 2023) – Greenscape of Jacksonville, Inc., is honored to announce that its co-founders have been named...

Root Ball 2023 Sold Out!

Root Ball tickets are sold out!  Who'll win the Hat and Bowtie contest?  Will you pick the winning horse in the Run for the Roses? We can't wait to see everyone at tomorrow's gala and find out!  Thank you for supporting us --   [pdf-embedder...

Lisa Grubba named Interim Executive Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Becky Henson 904.398.5757 becky@greenscapeofjax.org Lisa Grubba named Interim Executive Director of Greenscape of Jacksonville, after Anna Dooley retires   Jacksonville, FL, (July 1, 2021) – Greenscape Board member Lisa Grubba...

JEA – a Tree-Line-USA®

JEA – a Tree-Line-USA® The story of Jacksonville’s treasured tree canopy has many story lines and chapters. JEA’s designation as a Tree-Line-USA® is just one of them. The Tree-Line-USA® program is one of a suite of “Tree-USA” programs promoted by the Arbor Day...

Greenscape Past President Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: info@greenscapeofjax.org 904-398-5757   Greenscape Past President Receives Lifetime Achievement Award JACKSONVILLE, Fla.,  June 2, 2021  – Greenscape of Jacksonville is proud to announce that past board president Mike...

Tree Planting at Cuba Hunter Park

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Anna Dooley 398-5757/616-0326 amdooley@bellsouth.net Tree Planting at Cuba Hunter Park Saturday, April 10, 2021, 9 a.m. - Rain or Shine JACKSONVILLE, Fla.,  April 9, 2021  – Greenscape of Jacksonville, a not-for-profit organization...

Serenity Garden

By Peggy Bryan With an email address of treemomma, it’s obvious that trees are important to me!  What’s more important is seeing the rich beauty and gentle comfort that trees bring to home sites, schools and neighborhoods.  Through Greenscape, I’ve been privileged to...

Greenscape Receives National Award from TD Bank

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contacts: Anna Dooley 398-5757/616-0326 amdooley@bellsouth.net GREENSCAPE RECEIVES NATIONAL AWARD FROM TD BANK JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Sept. 10, 2020) - TD BANK has awarded GREENSCAPE OF JACKSONVILLE one of five $10,000 donations to...

Root Ball 2018: Irish for a Day, Green all Year

Press Contacts: Anna Dooley 398-5757 amdooley@bellsouth.net Robin Patton 904-343-6378 rbnsnest@yahoo.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Root Ball 2018: Irish for a Day, Green all Year Jacksonville, FL – February 16, 2018 – For the first time in seven years, Greenscape of...

Trees for Jacksonville

On November 8, 2014, over 80 CSX volunteers partnered with Greenscape of Jacksonville, City Year, and ACTrees to plant 71 trees at Chimney Lakes Elementary School in Jacksonville, FL, as part of the Trees for Tracks program.

Greenscape of Jacksonville 2014

JaxParks and the City of Jacksonville work with a number of environmental agencies to help improve the quality of life for our residents. This video is about the mission and work of Greenscape of Jacksonville.

How To Plant A Tree

Trees and shrubs add beauty to landscapes. Charlie shows you the steps for planting a deciduous tree or shrub and offers essential care tips to help your plant flourish for years to come. For more instructional videos visit www.garden.org