Month: September 2012

Selecting and Caring for Trees in Westchester

Program offering tips for homeowners in the Westchester area Saturday, September 29 — 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Free, RSVP requested Meet by the flagpole and sundial gardens Come early for light refreshments In case of rain, the program will be rescheduled Pease RSVP to Rye Town Park at (914) 967-0965 Co-sponsored by the Friends of …

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Trees: Dispelling Myths & Misinformation (5 of 12)

Article 5 of 12 from Trees: Dispelling Myths & Misinformation, prepared by the arborists of the Southwest Division of Bartlett Tree Experts as a community education initiative. You see them everywhere – those volcano-shaped piles of mulch built up around the bases of young trees. It must be correct practice because often these mulch volcanoes …

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Trees: Dispelling Myths & Misinformation (4 of 12)

Article 4 of 12 from Trees: Dispelling Myths & Misinformation, prepared by the arborists of the Southwest Division of Bartlett Tree Experts as a community education initiative. One morning, a friend found his 15-foot-tall cedar elm uprooted and flat on the ground. What a waste! It had been planted about five years earlier and was …

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