planting and growing healthy shade trees

Planting and Growing Healthy Shade Trees

October 9 | 10:15-11:15 a.m.

Planting new trees is beneficial in many ways, but there are multiple keys to a successful planting. Explore proper planting and care such as watering, mulching, staking, and pruning that you can use to promote healthy new trees in your landscape. Presenter: Mark Vitosh, Iowa DNR Wildlife Bureau.

This program is part of Gardening in the Air, a virtual series on October 9 co-hosted by University of Illinois Extension and Iowa State University Extension. Sessions are 9 a.m., 10:15 a.m., and 11:30 a.m. CST. Sign up for one session or the entire series. Sessions are free to attend, but a donation is appreciated. Access links and handouts will be provided upon registration.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in programming, please contact Bruce Black at brucejb@illinois.edu. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time for the requested accommodation. Some programs will be recorded. If recorded, closed captioning for requested programs will be honored after the event.

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