We are the only UK charity working at a national and international scale to improve lives by creating greener cities.
We get stuck in with our dedicated volunteers to cultivate lasting change in neighbourhoods – whether it’s revitalising forgotten spaces, creating healthier environments or growing food with kids.
That's how many trees we've planted to date.
with almost 73,000 taking root this year
Over 4,000 volunteers got stuck into tree planting
including 1,787 taking part in corporate volunteering days
over 11,000 school kids have learned about trees and healthy eating this year
and we delivered projects in 21 cities in the UK.
Our planting season: In numbers
1 June 2018
This season we’ve yet again done what we do best: planted trees, spruced up cities and created Edible Playground so kids can grow and sow their own healthy food.
The mysterious history of the London plane tree
31 May 2018
Did you know that the humble London plane tree has its roots shrouded in mystery and sunk in the enigmatic and colourful mists of historic events?
On film: Planting day with PPL in Edinburgh
9 May 2018
Have a look at our planting day in Edinburgh, which marked the beginning of our partnership with People’s Postcode Lottery.