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TREE: Pinus strobus (Eastern White Pine)

Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic
Eastern White Pine is the largest conifer of forests in the eastern and upper midwestern United States. It is common in the Virginia mountains and is native to Northern Virginia except to Arlington. Continue reading

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Word of the Week: Strobilus

Some seed-producing plants, like conifers, cycads and gingkos, do not have flowers and fruit. Instead their reproductive structures are strobili… Continue reading

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Selection and Care of LIVE Christmas Trees

Considering purchasing a live Christmas tree with the intention of replanting it outdoors when Christmas is over? Read on to learn more about helping your tree survive its time indoors. Continue reading

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Photographing the Tried and True Sheets: Part 3 – Capturing Foliage and Bark

Written by Mary Free, Certified Master Gardener So far,  our Photographing the Tried and True Sheets series has explored how best to capture photographs of various plants, including trees, flowers and fruits. You can read part one here and part two here! Part three of … Continue reading

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