Once embraced by cities for its beautiful white flowers, disease resistance and ability to grow just about anywhere, the Callery pear is now considered a nuisance due to its smell and invasive nature.
There was once a place that drew crowds of Parisians away from their grand boulevards and sidewalk cafés to rediscover their inner child, wine & din
What is an Indian Marker Tree? (video on page 2)The following article was written by Steve Houser and published in the Neil Sperry e-Gardens news www.neilsperry.comHistorically, living in complete harmony with nature has been a way of life for the Am...
What do trees know that we don't? 13-year-old inventor Aidan realized that trees use a mathematical formula to gather sunlight in crowded forests. Then he wondered…
Looking at street tree grates in New York
An Italian photographer goes to Ecuador to track down ‘vegetable ivory', a plant that could one day replace elephant ivory in global markets.
Over seven years, an artist watches a beloved forest suffer a "massive tree mortality event," then gradually recover and become something new.
The Moringa Tree, also known as the Drumstick tree is nearly entirely edible. It can grow with little water, has multiple times the amount of nutrients as oranges, carrots and milk, plus grows very well in regions of malnutrition. Could this tree sol...
The new finding fits with a host of evidence linking urban greenery to mental health.
In the southern hemisphere grow trees that may be secret record-breakers
An infestation is killing America's wild hemlocks.
Driven by a growing environmental movement and mounting pressure from Western consumers, corporate and government leaders are making a new push to slow the cutting of rain forests.
An hour before sunup the Bani River uncoils through the dark Sahel in bright silver curves, a reflection of a day not yet dawned,…
The master luthier's violins and cellos include spruce from the Fiemme Valley. The forest still thrives, and its trees are still made into fine instruments.