Bradford Pear Bounty

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Bradford Pear Bounty - Van Wyck, SC - March 23, 2024

Preregister to redeem your free replacement tree(s) from Clemson's Bradford Pear Bounty!


Date: Saturday, March 23, 2024 

Time: 8-11 am
Location: Van Wyck Community Center, 5036 Old Hickory Rd., Lancaster, SC 29720


* Residents are permitted to exchange up to five (5) Bradford Pear trees 1:1 for free replacement trees of your choosing, a one-for-one replacement.


*This program is intended for Bradford pear trees, which are planted in managed landscapes (e.g., yards). Wild Callery pears – those that grow in ditches, fields, and other natural areas and typically have sharp thorns – are not eligible for the exchange.

*Only the property owner can register and get the tree(s).

*Any South Carolina resident can participate and take part in the program.

*Property owners are responsible for the tree removal(s).

*Take a photo of yourself with the cut tree(s), a selfie, and bring it to the exchange event. You do not need to bring any part of the tree with you.

*Replacement trees(s) will be distributed on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVE basis WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!

*Specific tree species cannot be reserved ahead of the event.