Benefits of Trees in the Urban Environment

Trees are all around us in the countryside but we are normally not far from a tree even when we are in a city. The benefits of trees are often ignored or simply not understood. Here are some of the many benefits that trees provide society. Trees provide shade Trees provide shade for us all. Yes, ok, […]

The Importance of Soil pH

We look at soil, soil pH and the nutrients within the soil to discover why some plants thrive in acidic soils while other plants cannot tolerate acid soils.