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Ferndale to Plant Over 300 Trees

April 26th 2019

Ferndale to Plant Over 300 Trees (City of Ferndale, April 26, 2019) Ferndale, MI- With the arrival of spring, the City of Ferndale is excited about multiple tree planting opportunities taking place in the community. The City has been designated a Tree City USA community for over 15 years and takes pride in maintaining a […]

ReLeaf Michigan Selling Trees for Spring Fundraiser, Deadline April 18

April 7th 2016

ReLeaf Michigan Selling Trees for Spring Fundraiser Deadline April 18 (ReLeaf Michigan, April 7, 2016) Pontiac and Orion Township, MI – ReLeaf Michigan is selling hardy trees and shrubs to the public for its annual spring fund-raising event. By planting ReLeaf Michigan’s trees on their property, residents can create ways to cool their homes and […]

Royal Oak to Replace about 60 Downtown Trees

June 6th 2015

Royal Oak to Replace about 60 Downtown Trees (Judy Davids, Royal Oak Community Engagement Specialist, June 6, 2015)   The City of Royal Oak plans to replace several trees that are slated for removal during the course of the 2015 sidewalk improvement program in the Central Business District. The trees scheduled for removal, many of […]

Tree Planting Tips and a Future Tree Plan

October 27th 2012

The big question was what types of trees would be appropriate for Ferndale. Cooley said that Maples are by far the most common tree in Ferndale, and that it’s a good idea to diversify. Trees have been lost through entire regions due to things like the Emerald Ash Boar, Gypsy Moth infestations, and Dutch Elm disease and Maples will likely be the next

How Our Gardens Grow: Ferndale’s Perennial Exchange

September 24th 2011

How Our Gardens Grow: Ferndale’s Perennial Exchange (Crystal A. Proxmire, Ferndale 115 News, 9/24/2011) There aren’t many places where Mother Nature has a good return policy, but here in Ferndale the annual Perennial Exchange gives residents a chance to dig up the plants they don’t want and trade them with other gardeners for some they […]

Let’s Talk Health Series gives garden tips to residents

March 1st 2010

Now is the Time to Start your Seeds! Let’s Talk Health Series gives garden tips to residents By, Crystal A. Proxmire march 1, 2010 Gardening has a wealth of benefits – from healthy eating, good recreation, beauty for your back yard, inexpensive food, and helping the environment by reducing the effects of shipping produce over […]