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Usage of Native Plant Material in Landscape Architecture

Can anyone out there recommend sites that would have somewhat scholarly papers on the use of native plants. I am looking for advocates of t…

Started by henry cohenLatest Reply

Lollipop Street Trees

In school we were taught lollipop sized trees weren't appropriate as street trees. And yet the project I'm working on (see images) is too r…

Started by Mark Di LucidoLatest Reply

Bottoms Up or a Tops Down?

Knowing what the plant's mature height and width will be for a project, do you design with the desired container size in mind or the prefer…

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Usage of Native Plant Material in Landscape Architecture

Can anyone out there recommend sites that would have somewhat scholarly papers on the use of native plants. I am looking for advocates of t…

Started by henry cohen

52 Jun 22
Reply by Jay S Burke

Larix spp as ornamental trees.

By way of introduction, I am a tree farmer in zone 3, in Alberta, Canada.  What with climate change, I'm always pushing the envelope a bit…

Started by Sherwood Botsford

5 Mar 16
Reply by Sherwood Botsford

Wholesale Tree Prices for Bulk Quantities

Hi, I have a project where I'm mitigating tree replacement for work done on a GDOT R.O.W. The impacted project area is about 3.5 acres. GDO…

Started by Richard Freeland

2 Mar 13
Reply by Chris M

Nursery Quality Challenges

Dear colleagues, Earlier this year DeepRoot and I asked buyers to anonymously share their experience sourcing quality nursery stock and I w…

Started by Ellyn Shea

1 Mar 12
Reply by Sherwood Botsford

Plant Communities

Does anyone know of books that list plant communities?

Started by henry cohen

14 Mar 10
Reply by Bryan Chou

Cherry Blossom variety in Philly

 love the big pink cherry trees in the old part of town in Philly. The flowers are big and deep pink with lots of petals. I remember a few…

Started by T Khuu

1 Feb 10
Reply by Tosh K

Please help identify these zone 7 evergreen

This one do very well in the cold. No leaf damage whatsoever. Some kind of laurel, Portugal? This one has very tropical looking leaf. Vib…

Started by T Khuu

9 Feb 4
Reply by Andrew Garulay, RLA

Observations? Thoughts?

Came across this during a site inspection.......would be interested in other professional observations/thoughts.  FYI....I did not plant th…

Started by Greg Byrer

10 Oct 18, 2016
Reply by Barbara Brem

Betula Utilis Jacquemontii (White Birch) not allergy causing?

Hi - I am trying to find out if Betula Utilis Jaquemontii - Himalayan white birch is allergy causing or not.  I think not - Silver Birch (B…

Started by jo dey

0 Jan 11, 2016

Tree Protection adjacent to High Rise Building

Hello, I am trying to confirm if it would be possible to create a tree protection area built into scaffolding. The trees are worth saving a…

Started by Darren

6 Mar 31, 2015
Reply by Tosh K

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Hello, I'm currently a freshman environmental science major. I'm on the planning and administration track, which means I'm taking a combination of ecology courses, political science courses, and geography courses (including urban planning, physical…Continue

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Tree for inside/ outside 12 Replies

I'm designing a home in Temecula, CA, Zone 10, where i'd like to have a tree growing inside and the same kind of tree outside.  Both indoor and outdoor spaces receive partial to full sun depending on the time of day.I have 2 questions:- The height…Continue

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Hello all,I'm in the midst of moving and clearing out my la school supplies following graduation from the MLA program at Morgan state university.The supplies got me through school and would love to pass onto an incoming student. I've got velum…Continue

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How to select a Master? 7 Replies

I’m planning to go for higher studies. Currently I’m a graduated with four year Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (Hons) degree. Now I’m willing to practice landscape architecture. But in near future I’m planning to have higher studies.What are the…Continue

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