What More Do You Know about Amazing Tree Biology?

What More Do You Know about Amazing Tree Biology?

Beautiful to behold.  Majestic whether in a forest or gracing your back yard. Trees are beautiful, useful and ecologically essential.  Test your knowledge again this week on the things that make a tree, well, a tree.  Grab that coffee or juice, put on your thinking...
IIan Shamir:  Tree Advice

IIan Shamir: Tree Advice

Ilan Shamir is an author and keynote speaker.  He changed his name from Scott Alyn to better reflect his passion for trees.  His new name literally means ‘protector of the trees’.  His passion for trees extends to nature in general and he has written prose...
Tree Biology Quiz:  What in the World do You Know?

Tree Biology Quiz: What in the World do You Know?

Trees are wonderful, mysterious organisms.  Often hundreds of feet tall, they are still able to stand upright and transport water and food up and down their trunks.  How is this accomplished?  Not by magic that’s for sure.  It is biology. There are logical,...
10 Excellent Reasons To Plant Trees

10 Excellent Reasons To Plant Trees

When we plant trees we do a great service for our environment. Improve your microclimate, improve your mood, Plant trees today!  This post contains affiliate links.  If you click, I may make some coffee money at no cost to you.

Henry David Thoreau and Trees

Henry David Thoreau and Trees

Henry David Thoreau was an American author, and poet.  He was also a philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist, surveyor, and historian and he greatly admired trees. Henry David Thoreau wrote a wonderful paper entitled The Succession of Forest Trees which was first...