We all benefit from beautiful healthy communties. Plants and trees play an essential role in enriching our lives and maintaining the health of our natural environment. Aside from their aesthetic role in beautifying landscapes, plants and trees play an imperative role as the basis of all ecosystems and help support the quality of life we experience today. Plants work to: purify air and supply oxygen, provide habitat for wildlife, prevent soil erosion, moderate temperature, and supply medicines, food and paper products.
Learn about the benefits of trees and how to select, plant, and care for a tree of your own
Read about some gardening basics and find inspiration to plant a garden
Find about how to turn your food scraps and yardwaste into something good for your garden