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Arbor Day Foundation

  • Misc Trees

    A Retirement Community Created their own Arboretum

    Guest post by Rochelle Newman, a resident of Mountain Meadows. My husband and I moved to the Mountain Meadows Retirement Community about eight years ago. The community is more than twenty years old. There…

    By Arbor Day Foundation | May 15, 2017
  • Ask An Arborist

    Ask an Arborist: How do I Hire an Arborist?

    An arborist is a professional trained in the art and science of planting, caring, and maintaining individual trees. Arborists are required to continue their education to maintain certification. So they’re likely to be well…

    By Arbor Day Foundation | May 12, 2017
  • Celebrate Arbor Day

    Happy Arbor Day

    It’s here, it’s here, Arbor Day is here. Since 1872, the tree planter’s holiday has been celebrated on the last Friday of April. People across the country are planting trees and greening communities. More than 194…

    By Arbor Day Foundation | April 28, 2017
  • Tree of the Week

    How To Grow Strawberries

    Grown as either a small tree or shrub, the strawberry tree is one of the most attractive specimens available for residential use. The evergreen nature and off-season flowering make this a real find for…

    By Arbor Day Foundation | April 25, 2017
  • Tree of the Week

    Tuliptree: A Flower bed in the Sky

    Liriodendron tulipifera John Tradescant was a gardener to the King of England when he first brought a tuliptree back with him from North America. This foreign tree attracted attention from the locals for its…

    By Arbor Day Foundation | March 28, 2017