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06.16.2017
Celebrating our Volunteer Janet Dakan more >
06.16.2017
Central Park Restrooms are Updated! more >
05.16.2017
Central Park Restroom Restoration Project Planned more >
05.08.2017
Monarch Butterfly Waystations in Olmsted Parks more >
04.10.2017
Creative Contest Winners Announced! more >

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Frederick Law Olmsted’s “pastoral” landscapes exhibit a sense of extended space and gracefully modulated ground with smooth, close-cropped turf. This style he found to be a special antidote to the ill effects of urban life.

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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.