Drought Tolerance

Posted by on Aug 8, 2012 in Blog, Uncategorized | No Comments
Drought Tolerance

Drought Tolerance Driving along the interstate through Central Illinois I noticed just about everything stressed out from the drought but one tree stood out, The lowly often overlooked tree and yes it is a native the Catalpa speciosa.   Where oaks and maples and most every shrub planted along the interstate were significantly stressed here was […]

A Great IPPS Meeting at Cincinnati Zoo

Posted by on Aug 1, 2012 in Blog, Field Notes | No Comments
A Great IPPS Meeting at Cincinnati Zoo

Enjoyed my time and talk at the IPPS meeting held at the Cincinnati zoo. A great day spent with some of the best plant people in our industry. Bill Hendricks from Klyn Nurseries, Paul Cappiello from Yew Dell Botanical Garden and Liz Jacobs from Natorp’s did a fantastic job speaking. Thanks to Steve Foltz and […]