July 29, 2021

Tree of the Week: Tulip Tree

By: Mark Halpin, Forestry Manager Tulip Tree (Liriodendron tulipifera) is a poster child for the importance of scientific names. In addition to tulip tree it is […]
July 21, 2021

Tree of the Week: Eastern Cottonwood

By: Mark Halpin, Forestry Manager The Eastern cottonwood, Populus deltoides, is a “bull in a China shop” of a tree. Commonly reaching 75 or more feet […]
July 14, 2021

Tree of the Week: Southern Live Oak

By Mark Halpin, Forestry Manager The Southern live oak (Quercus virginiana) is the iconic tree of the Deep South, where its enormous spreading limbs, often adorned […]
July 7, 2021

Tree of the Week: Silver Maple

By: Mark Halpin, Forestry Manager In our area you’d be hard pressed to find someone with good things to say about the silver maple, Acer saccharinum. […]
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