Flowering Trees—More than Kwanzan Cherries!
Learn about many excellent flowering trees that grow on Long Island.
Topics covered include pest-resistant, four-season interest selections; how to
choose good nursery stock; matching mature tree size to location; flowering
trees for tough locations; and dealing with deer.
Betty Baran, Barbara Bruce
Low-Water Gardening: Lessons in Drought Tolerance from the
Medford Train Station
For the past ten years, MG Volunteers have planted
and maintained the gardens at the Medford Train Station and the 9-11
Memorial Garden. These sites share a sunny, dry environment with
limited water supply. Learn from these gardeners’ stories of success
and failure in coping with a harsh environment and which plants they’ve
discovered will thrive there.