This year, Arbor Day is observed Friday, April 24th, this year, with many springtime activities limited – taking a few hours to choose, plant and care for a tree in your space is a great use of time and will a worthwhile investment.
Arbor day began in 1872 and was pioneered by a innovative western settler in the Nebraska Territory, J. Sterling Morton, originally from Detroit. The purpose of the day was to reflect on the value of trees, our natural environment and civic engagement.
As time as passed we have learned so much about integrating, trees, shrubs, and other elements of the natural landscape into our “human” environment.
Trees can help increase your property value, they also have