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Planter Area Club

Participation in this club allows you to select an area and place the following: a four foot wooden bench, 8" X 4" marble plaque, landscaping, one tree and pavers. Limited to approved areas only.

Also included is a plaque with the name of your loved one placed in the lobby of the Community Center and the name of your loved one read aloud at the annual Arbor Day Celebration.

Cost is $1200.00 and includes installation and guaranteed livability of the tree, landscaping and replacement of all components if damaged or vandalized.

Application and Purchase now available online by clicking HERE.

The following trees are approved for planting in area parks:
Deciduous trees (1.5"-2" caliper trunks, 8' tall)
Evergreen tree (min. height-5')

Memorial Tree Program Option: Maple - Choose from: Red Maple or Sugar Maple 

Maple: (Acer species)
Choose from: Red Maple or Sugar Maple
Size: 40'-50' high, 20'-25' wide Leaf
Color: Lustrous dark green leaves during summer and yellow-orange-red-dark amber red in fall.

 Memorial Tree Program Option: Oak - Choose from: Pin Oak or Willow Oak

Oak: (Quercus species)
Choose from: Pin Oak or Willow Oak
Size: 75' high, 30'-45' wide
Leaf Color: Dark green leaves in summer, golden yellow in fall.

 Memorial tree Program Option: Evergreen - Choose: White Pine, Norway Spruce or Southern Magnolia

Evergreen Species
Choose from: White Pine, Norway Spruce or Southern Magnolia
Size: 40'-70' high, 25'-35' wide
Leaf color: Depending on Species, bright to dark green in spring

Special Request for other types of species will be considered, however the City has the final approval.

The Department of Parks and Recreation will order the tree you have selected.  We do not recommend planting trees during the extreme hot summer months.

Every effort will be made to place the tree in the park of your choice.  However, if conditions warrant, the Department of Parks and Recreation reserves the right to place the tree in the park best suited for the tree.

Parks and Recreation will notify the donor when the tree and plaque are in place and where the tree is located. For additional information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Director of Parks and Recreation at 865.453.5441.

Tree Forever Program Brochure & Application



The Parks and Recreation Department will make every effort to accommodate anyone desiring access to any facility including ADA Approved Listening Devices. For accessability assistance, please call 865-453-5441.

Contact Us

Bob Parker, Director

120 Gary Wade Blvd.
Sevierville, TN 37862
Phone: 865.453.5441

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