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Wednesday Vignette – my definition of hell

My definition of hell is a city with no trees. Where heat and harsh light bounce from one hard surface to the next, and there is no escape. The other day, I happened to drive down a street I used … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – forest fence

Saw the oddest forest this morning, as I was driving home from a consultation up the road, in rural Washington. Planted in straight lines worthy of a marching band, these tall, crowded trees had apparently never been thinned, to allow … Continue reading

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Arbor care – learning lessons from the pros

This past Friday, my two dear co-workers Gina, William and I, got to enjoy a day-long seminar on various aspects of tree care, hosted by local pros Collier Arbor Care. It was fascinating, and I learned a ton, so I … Continue reading

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Love those trees!

Originally posted on The Creative Flux:
November 2, 2010 As most people hopefully know – other than the obvious need to curb our own greed and short term gains-philosophy,  the plant world is our greatest ally in combating our rapidly…

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