Sustain life
The myth is that human ashes are good for nature and the same as wood ashes. The truth is that untreated cremation ash has been proven to be harmful to soil and tree health due to their high pH and salt content.
Our science
Honour life
Bring a loved one’s ashes to a planting ceremony and let our experts transform your ashes into Living Legacy Trees.
Our locations
Stand tall
Be a part of the community that are creating new forests that connect people to the beauty that life created.
Our background
Live on
We have perfected the treatment of ash to create living molecules that help your tree grow. By treating our family, friends and the earth in this sacred way we restore our relationship to the earth and life itself.
Contact us

Create a legacy that lives on

What if trees were the new cemeteries?

What if people’s ashes could live on with trees? People could connect to the beauty that life created as opposed to what’s lost.

Untreated cremation ashes have a pH of 12 which is the same as bleach and oven cleaner and have been proven to cause detrimental effects on tree health. Creating a Living Legacy tree is the environmentally conscientious way to return them to the earth.

Our process uses proven science to transform the ashes so they can nurture and sustain a tree which family and friends can celebrate the beauty that life creates.

Our Memorial Forests

Our mission is to connect people to beauty that life creates by planting living memorial forests which honour and perpetuate life

The science of change - the truth about ashes

The Living Legacy treatment converts ashes into living molecules that help trees grow.
The myth is that human ashes are the same as wood ashes and are good for nature. The truth is untreated cremation ashes have the same pH as bleach and oven cleaner and are proven to cause lasting harm to soil and tree health.
 We have perfected an organic treatment that detoxifies and unlocks hidden nutrients from human ashes.


Industry leaders in the Living Legacy Forest Eco System

New South Wales
Western Australia
South Australia

We would love to hear from you

Living Legacy Logo_RGB