Tough Trees for your Landscape

Date: Tuesday, September 10th, 2013 Time: 1:00 am - 2:30 am Location: Univ of IL Extension Building, Daniel T. Kelley Auditorium (map and directions)

Guy Sternberg, international arborist, researcher and Illinois native, has spent his life studying native trees. Some trees thrive while others linger puny and diseased. Often tree failure is due to human error. Learn how to select and plant tough trees in your yard. Besides knowing the specific details of: leaves, flowers, fruit, best seasons, problems, native and adaptive ranges, he will explain why not all trees are planted on Arbor Day and why specific methods for planting and transplanting are essential to the successful life of your tree.

Learn about more ways you can be part of the native plant movement.