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    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
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    Top 10 Arbor Day Nursery Trees

    Still need help deciding which trees and shrubs to add to your landscape this year? In several hardiness zones, the time for planting is now. Check out the top 10 most popular trees sold…

    By Sheereen Othman | April 3, 2017
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    Trees are More Than Their Beauty

    Last fall we shared The Blue Trees — an inspiring art installation by artist Konstantin Dimopoulos to raise awareness about global deforestation.  The Blue Trees started in Australia and made its way to the…

    By Konstantin Dimopoulos | February 16, 2017
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    The Immortal Evergreen

    How are the plants in your yard looking these days? If you live in the North, as I do, your deciduous trees and shrubs are probably pretty bare. My sweetgum tree, viburnum shrubs and…

    By David Beaulieu | February 10, 2017
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    Beauty from the Boreal Forest

    The taiga forest —or boreal forest as we call it in North America — is the largest terrestrial biome in the world (other than the oceans).  Taiga is Russian for forest, but it also…

    By Sheereen Othman | January 20, 2017
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    The Blue Trees

    The Blue Trees is an ongoing environmental art installation by artist, Konstantin Dimopoulos, about global deforestation. With the help of the community, he takes urban environments and through color, transforms them into surreal blue landscapes.…

    By Konstantin Dimopoulos | November 21, 2016
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    7 Haunted Forests That Will Give You The Chills

    Forests can provide a tranquil escape from the day-to-day responsibilities of life. With scenic views, fresh air and wildlife, this same sanctuary that puts one at ease ran wreak havoc if you trail off…

    By Sheereen Othman | October 31, 2016
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    Tour des Trees: Pedaling for Trees

    It’s Sunday, and for the first morning in a week we must fend for ourselves. There’s no white board with times and instructions, no rider briefing, no luggage drop, no early breakfast, no sunscreen,…

    By Pete Smith | October 27, 2016