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08.10.2017
For the Love of Jazz and Parks more >
08.08.2017
Hard Work Paid Off in Elliott Park more >
06.16.2017
Celebrating our Volunteer Janet Dakan more >

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Frederick Law Olmsted noted that parks were beneficial for “the healthfully soothing and refreshing effect which experience proves is exercised upon people escaping from the splendor and bustle, the confinement disturbance of towns, into the midst of spacious natural scenery.”

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How to Plant a tree to thrive.

March 28, 2017

Anna’s Best Tree Planting Tips & Techniques!

Although planting season is just about to end, it is always important to plan where you will plant your trees and how to plant the trees.

Watch Anna’s video to learn all the important details to plant a tree that will survive and thrive. From positioning the tree just right; digging the hole the correct width and depth; to everything you need to know about mulching and watering–she’s got you covered.