Symphyotrichum novae-angliae (New England Aster) with Helophylus syrphid fly. Photo © Mary Free
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Native Trees: How to Select, Plant, and Help Them Thrive

September 9 @ 10:00 am 11:30 am EDT

Free
green trees

Our local urban tree canopy depends upon the efforts of thousands of residents to care for mature trees and to plant new ones on privately held properties. Extension Master Gardeners Amy Crumpton and Molly Newling discuss how to properly care for trees already in your home landscape and how to assess your site’s conditions to help you select appropriate new tree species to include. Their emphasis is on native tree species since our area has such a rich number of species to choose from. They discuss how and when (Fall is the time!) to plant a tree and how to tend it as you watch it grow.

After you RSVP,

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  • You will receive an additional email with the Zoom link & password and any additional materials 12 hours prior to the class.

Note new registration deadline! Registration closes the day before the event begins at 8 p.m.
If you can’t join us for a live online presentation, video recordings of the sessions are posted to the Master Gardener Virtual Classroom.


If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services, or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact Arlington County Cooperative Extension five days prior to the event at 703-228-6400 or *TDD (800) 828-1120 during business hours (8:00 am–5:00 pm) to discuss accommodations 5 days prior to the event.

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