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Garden To-Do’s Part 3: Planting Trees & Shrubs

With the crazy weather we’ve been having, it’s hard to know when it is safe to plant trees and shrubs. A good rule of thumb to follow: if the ground is 60 degrees or warmer, then it’s safe to plant. 687 more words


Terry Fox Park Planting - Come Plant Trees!

Terry Fox Park was once a park filled with luscious trees, but unfortunately the city was forced to clear cut trees due to the Emerald Ash Borer. 114 more words


A Wing and A Prayer

Fifteen years ago we moved into this beaten down home. We knew the home would need a lot of TLC, time, and money, and in truth, it has taken all three. 304 more words

Just For Kicks

5,000 Tulip Poplar Trees Will Take Root In Detroit On Saturday

DETROIT (WWJ) – A long-term investment in future blooms and greening of Detroit begins Saturday. It’ll start with a big dig.

Hantz Woodlands is planting 5,000 large Tulip Poplar trees on the city’s lower east side, with the help of volunteers, starting at 10 a.m., says spokesman Mike Score. 161 more words


Third Try

I have not been mentioning the sad lack of progress toward my dream of having a transplanted maple tree growing in the center of our labyrinth, in large part because I’m choosing to avoid framing the previous two tries as failures. 489 more words


DNR, Mpls. Park Board Demos Proper Tree Planting

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The month of May is dedicated to planting trees in Minnesota.

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board demonstrated perfect tree planting at Lake Nokomis Park Friday afternoon. 58 more words


Guest Post: Growing up in Grandview Heights, by https://growingupgrandview.wordpress.com/

I met this wonderful woman while our kids were at ice skating lessons together. She agreed to write a blog post for me! She grew up in South Surrey, Grandview Heights in particular, and has a very important viewpoint to share. 1,438 more words