Free Plants for Fire Recovery

For anyone who had landscaping that experienced burn related trauma due to the Carr Fire or recent local fires and needs replacement trees, shrubs or plants, Shasta College and the Shasta Master Gardeners will be having a plant giveaway on Saturday, March 20 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

If you’re interested in attending, go to THIS IS AN APPOINTMENT SCHEDULING LINK ONLY. It will allow you to come onto the Shasta College campus and view/obtain plants propagated by fellow master gardener volunteers. Appointments are MANDATORY to meet spacing requirements.

Volunteers have started plants and trees and now have 600 plants to be given away. Selection will be first-come, first-served for picking out plants, limited to 15-20 per household depending on response. Many of the plants are California native plants and trees.

For More information please contact the Master Gardner Office at (530) 242-2219 or

Leimone Waite, Coordinator, Shasta College and UC Master Gardener Program, Shasta College Horticulture Instructor, (530) 242-2210.

Press Release

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