Tree of the Month

Tree of the Month- The Tree of Life

leah roberts, September 26, 2017

What’s approximately 400 years old, stands in the middle of the Desert, but has abundant green leaves? If you said the Tree of Life, you’d be right! The ‘Tree of Life’ is actually a species of Read More

Tree of the Month- The Bristlecone Pine

leah roberts, August 7, 2017

The Bristlecone Pine is a highly resilient species with a long lifespan. Broadly referring to what is actually three different species, Bristlecone Pines all thrive in harsh environments with Read More

Tree of the Month- The Sunland Baobab

leah roberts, June 27, 2017

Most of us have felt inclined at one point or another to grab a nice cold drink, and relax beneath a tree—but what about having a nice cold drink INSIDE a tree? If you ever had the chance to Read More

Tree of the Month- Yoshino Cherry

leah roberts, April 17, 2017

Often referred to as the ‘darling of the flowering tree world’, the Yoshino Cherry is definitely a crowd pleaser. Known for its white-pink blossoms and pleasant fragrance, many homeowners use the Read More

Tree of the Month- The Dark Hedges

leah roberts, January 27, 2017

If you’re a Game of Thrones fan, you’ll recognize this tunnel of trees as the King’s Road, but the Dark Hedges have been creating a spectacular natural phenomenon long before the hit series used Read More

Tree of the Month- Quaking Aspen

leah roberts, November 22, 2016

“If there were a Guinness Book of World Records for trees, the quaking aspen would be in it – several times. First, it has the widest natural range of any tree in North America, spanning 47 Read More

Tree of the Month- The Birnam Oak

leah roberts, August 19, 2016

If you’re a fan of Shakespeare or History, then you’ll find this Oak particularly interesting! The Birnam oak is a 500 year old tree, located at the outskirts of Perthshire Village in Scotland. Read More

Tree of the Month- An Especially Unique Oak…

leah roberts, July 29, 2016

Chêne chapelle   If you ever find yourself in Allouvile-Bellefosse, France, you might care to visit a particularly unique and whimsical tree. Like something straight out of the fairy tales Read More

Tree of the Month – American Sycamore

leah roberts, June 15, 2016

Platanus occidentalis – American Sycamore The Sycamore that you are probably most familiar with is the American Sycamore- but the name Sycamore actually can refer to other types of trees in Read More

Tree of the Month- Deodar Cedar

leah roberts, May 13, 2016

Cedrus deodara What do you think of when you imagine a divine tree? For Hindus, the Cedrus deodara comes to mind. In fact, the name Deodar derives from Sanskrit, and translates to something Read More