1,500 free trees to be given away at annual Pearl event

Jammin' Jams at The Pearl (City of San Antonio)

SAN ANTONIO – The annual Jammin’ Jams fruit and nut tree adoption event is coming back to The Pearl.

The San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department is giving away 1,500 free trees starting at 8 a.m. on Jan. 25.

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One tree will be given per household and varieties of trees include apple, pear, citrus, fig, nectarine, olive, peach, plum, pomegranate, and more, according to a spokesperson with the Parks department.

This event is very popular and arbor-enthusiasts wanting a free tree should arrive early.

You do not have to be a resident of San Antonio to receive a free tree.

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The Pearl is located at 312 Pearl Parkway in San Antonio.

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Mary Claire Patton has been a journalist with KSAT 12 since 2015. She has reported on several high-profile stories during her career at KSAT and specializes in trending news and things to do around Texas and San Antonio.