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    Favorite Tree Friday: The Blackhaw Viburnum

    By Bridget Coughlin | November 18, 2016

    Each month an Arbor Day Foundation staff member shares their favorite tree. We have taken our Favorite Tree Friday series and invited guest bloggers to share their favorite tree with us. This month Dr. Bridget Coughlin, CEO of Shedd Aquarium tells us why she loves the blackhaw viburnum. While most often known for its 32,000 animals, Shedd Aquarium is also home to vegetation from around the world, such as the tropical pitcher plant native to islands of the Malaysian archipelago. Often overlooked…

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    Favorite Tree Friday: The Southern Red Oak

    Each month an Arbor Day Foundation staff member shares their favorite tree. We have taken our Favorite Tree Friday series and invited guest bloggers to share their favorite tree with us. This month Maria LaRosa from The Weather…

    By Maria LaRosa | October 21, 2016
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    Favorite Tree Friday: The Bur Oak

    Each month an Arbor Day Foundation staff member shares their favorite tree. We have taken our Favorite Tree Friday series and invited guest bloggers to share their favorite tree with us. This month Mark Hirsch of That Tree tells…

    By Mark Hirsch | September 16, 2016
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    Favorite Tree Friday: The American Dogwood

    Each month an Arbor Day Foundation staff member shares their favorite tree. We have taken our Favorite Tree Friday series and invited guest bloggers to share their favorite tree with us. This month Rebecca Subbiah of…

    By Rebecca Subbiah | August 26, 2016
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    Favorite Tree Friday: The Linden

    Picking out a favorite tree is easy for me. I love linden trees, with their spring-time perfume, their heart-shaped crowns, and the way they attract bees. We have a particularly nice linden in our front…

    By Lois Wies | July 22, 2016
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    Favorite Tree Friday

    Ask me my favorite candy and the answer is simple – Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups. Not the Peanut Butter trees at Christmas, not the eggs at Easter, but the real, old fashioned thing. Ask…

    By Dana Karcher | April 15, 2016