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Authored by Diane Relf, Extension Specialist, Horticulture, Virginia Tech, Bonnie Appleton, Extension Specialist, Horticulture, Virginia Tech, and updated by David Close, Extension Specialist, Consumer Horticulture, School of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech

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Trees are the basic element for any landscape plan. They set the stage for the entire home grounds design. The type used and their location determine to a great extent what other plantings are appropriate.

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Publication Date

May 19, 2021