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  1. How To Care For A Ginkgo Tree

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    Ginkgo trees (Ginkgo biloba) are survivors from prehistoric times, making them one of the most unique tree species available. These deciduous trees could be considered a 'living fossil' since the earliest Ginkgo leaf fossils date back 270 million years

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  2. Top 5 Trees For Fall Color

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    You can feel it in the newly established crisp air and see it on porches in every neighborhood-- the fall season has arrived. From pumpkins galore aesthetically placed on steps to picking your very own apples for a homemade cider recipe, fall is full

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  3. The Best of Fall Colored Foliage

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    Spooky Jack-O-Lanterns, a cup of fresh hot apple cider, and a few fuzzy scarves are all signs that the fall season has officially arrived in your neighborhood. But the most admired favorites are the burnt orange, light brown, and velvet red foliages that

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  4. Everything You Need to Know About Street Trees!

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    The Boulevard! Defined by its overlapping canopy of high-arching tree limbs that cool and shade your drive. Enveloping you in class as you drive down the shaded living tunnel they create. Once great street trees like Elms, Maples, Oaks, and Sycamores

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  5. 5 Unique Native Plants to the Northwest United States

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    Like the stunning landscapes found in the Northwest United States, the native plants found in that region of the country are unique and intriguing. Native plants are defined as plants that have been established in a given area for hundreds of

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  6. Shade Trees: Using Plants to Cool Your World

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    The summer sun can take its toll on you, your home's cooling costs and on your landscape! How can you fix it without moving someplace colder?

    Plant Trees!

    “A society grows great when old men plant trees in whose shade they know they s

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  7. Ash Trees in the Urban Landscape

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    Why is it that Ash trees became so popular to plant anyway? Green, Black and White Ash are native over a large portion of the US and Canada. Many nurseries have some incredible

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  8. The Pros and Cons of Male, Female, and Sterile Trees

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    Trees with seeds and fruit have their benefits - and problems - that go along with them. Luckily, there are so many options available these days that it can be confusing when hearing all the various terminology that goes with plant options.


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  9. Pre-Planned Full Sun Garden Recipes for Success

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    A full sun garden is a magical place and one that gives a gardener massive potential! It also brings its own challenges for both gardeners and plants alike because of what comes with it - dry conditions, heat and humidity!

    For a northern gardener,

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  10. Less Room, More Plants With Small Space Gardening

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    In today’s urban yards and postage stamp lots, it can be difficult to have the garden and landscaping you desire! You won’t even need a patch of earth to plant in with today’s downsized options! 

    A porch, patio or even a bal

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