grow on trees

grow on trees

Become available freely or without effort. Typically used in the phrase "money doesn't grow on trees." I can't believe you would spend your entire allowance on a silly video game. Money doesn't grow on trees, you know!
See also: grow, on, tree

grow on trees

be plentiful or easily obtained.
1996 Nozipo Maraire Zenzele Children these days think that money grows on trees!
See also: grow, on, tree