Jewish National Fund invites you to plant a tree with your own hands in the soil of Israel at the Harvey Hertz-JNF Ceremonial Tree Planting Center at Neot Kedumim, the world's only biblical landscape reserve. Located just ten minutes from Ben-Gurion Airport and 20 minutes from Jerusalem, the Ceremonial Tree Planting Center offers visitors the opportunity to plant saplings that will later be transferred to sites in the reserve where they are needed most.


Each planter receives a special tree planter’s prayer and a commemorative certificate, mailed directly to you. To participate in this time-honored tradition, please follow the instructions below. A confirmation e-mail along with directions will be e-mailed to you upon completion of your purchase.


Hours of Operation

The tree planting center is open Sunday through Thursday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Israel Time (2am-9am EST)


Own transportation is required


How to Register

Please register at least 7 days in advance so we can properly plan for your arrival. Please call us at the phone numbers below. You will be asked for the number of trees you would like to plant (at $18/tree), and for your contact information. Please print your confirmation e-mail and bring it with you to the tree planting center.


For more information, or to book a visit within this week, please call 08.977.0782 in Israel, or 011.972.8.977.0782 from the United States. 


Feel like getting a little dirtier? Visit the KKL website for more information on planting trees directly in JNF forests.


Interested in learning what else Neot Kedumim has to offer? Learn how you can get the most out of your Neot Kedumim experience. A great place to celebrate weddings, bar mitzvahs, or any other special occasion!


Resources to Plant Trees In Israel:
Plant a Memorial Tree in Israel
JNF Tree Certificates
Plant a Tree in Israel Bar or Bat Mitzvah Gift
The Sderot Tulip Support for Israel

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