Our tree bundles

Until 8 August 2022, residents and organisations in Kent could apply for free tree bundles.

We're offering different bundles for different planting locations. Each has a mix of 5 native trees and shrub species.

The final species mix will be dependent on stock availability.

Chalk bundle

Will contain 20 trees for chalky soils.

Species nameEventual height
BeechOver 20 metres
Wild CherryOver 20 metres
Hazel10 to 20 metres
Large-leaved Lime10 to 20 metres
Juniper5 to 10 metres
Purging Buckthorn5 to 10 metres
Burnet RoseLess than 5 metres
SpindleLess than 5 metres

Damp soils bundle

Will contain 20 trees.

Species nameEventual height
Black PoplarOver 20 metres
AlderOver 20 metres
Grey Willow10 to 20 metres
White Willow10 to 20 metres
Goat Willow10 to 20 metres
Dogwood5 to 10 metres
Guelder RoseLess than 5 metres
Alder BuckthornLess than 5 metres

Hedgerow bundle

Will contain 30 trees ideal for hedgerows.

Species nameEventual height
Field Maple10 to 20 metres
Hazel10 to 20 metres
Hawthorn10 to 20 metres
Goat Willow10 to 20 metres
Purging Buckthorn5 to 10 metres
Wayfaring TreeLess than 5 metres
Dog RoseLess than 5 metres
BlackthornLess than 5 metres

Urban, garden and small sites bundle

Will contain 5 trees ideal for smaller sites, combining a mix of the below species.

Species nameEventual height
Bird Cherry10 to 20 metres
Elder10 to 20 metres
Whitebeam10 to 20 metres
Hazel10 to 20 metres
Crab Apple5 to 10 metres
Dogwood5 to 10 metres
BroomLess than 5 metres
Wayfaring TreeLess than 5 metres

Weald and Greensand bundle

Will contain 20 trees for sandy or clay based soils.

Species nameEventual height
Pedunculate OakOver 20 metres
Sessile OakOver 20 metres
Small-leaved Lime10 to 20 metres
Wild Service10 to 20 metres
Crab Apple5 to 10 metres
Purging Buckthorn5 to 10 metres
Woodland HawthornLess than 5 metres
BlackthornLess than 5 metres