Keeping campus trees healthy and vibrant

Maintaining a landscape deep with both history and present purpose involves extensive planning, expertise, and management:

https://penntoday.upenn.edu/news/keeping-campus-trees-all-6800-them-healthy-and-vibrant

To read more about this historic locale, see here:

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00267-017-0934-0

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The Strange But True Story of the Dawn Redwood

On the evening of Thursday the 15th of November, beginning at 7:30PM, the Philadelphia Botanical Club will have its monthly public meeting, and Jill Jonnes (Jilljonnes.com ; author of numerous books, in including “Urban Forests”) will talk about plants and history, in a lecture titled “The Strange But True Story of the Dawn Redwood”.

For more information, see here: http://darwin.ansp.org/hosted/botany_club/meeting.html

Mid-Atlantic Megalopolis: Understanding Urbanization through Plant Specimens

On the evening of Thursday the 26th of April, beginning at 7:30PM, the Philadelphia Botanical Club will have its monthly meeting, and Tanya Livshultz (of the Academy of Natural Sciences) and Cindy Skema (of the Morris Arboretum) will talk about city plants, in a lecture titled “Mid-Atlantic Megalopolis: Understanding Urbanization through Plant Specimens”.

For more information, see here: http://darwin.ansp.org/hosted/botany_club/meeting.html