As part of ESB Tree Week, the President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins continued the tradition by planting a blue cedar tree at Áras an Uachtaráin. Watched on by the children from the junior infants class at St Peter’s National School, Phibsboro. The tree was planted on the main avenue at his official residence. ESB Tree Week is supported by the Tree Council and Coillte.

Pictured: Representatives from the Tree Council and Coillte, together with the President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina, at the traditional planting of a tree ,as part of ESB Tree Week.

Source: Coillte – President Higgins Plants Tree To Mark Tree Week