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Apricot Trees in Bloom

Well, spring is here if the beautiful apricot trees in Ben Nobleman Park Community Orchard are blooming and if Lynn is back at her desk, ready to get us all organized for stewardship days this year. 

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Pruning Apple Trees in Ben Nobleman Park Community Orchard

  Pruning apple trees can be very similar to pruning any type of fruit tree in terms of fruit tree structure – but when it comes to timing, apple trees may have their own needs. And so, when three key … Continue reading

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Emerald Ash Borer In Our Park

Death of a Native Tree This year, sadly, Ben Nobleman Park became a statistic as the notorious Emerald Ash Borer killed of one of our native ash trees. During the growing season the Ben Nobleman Park Community Orchard volunteers spend hours each month … Continue reading

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