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GLT's Grow: What To Ponder Before Carving Your Initials Into A Tree

Monday, February 25, 2019  
Posted by: Dana Walker

We’ve all seen initials, maybe surrounded by a heart, carved into a tree. The tree survives,


but we also all know carving your initials into a tree is wrong.

In this edition of our gardening podcast Grow, Patrick Murphy from Illinois State University’s School of Biological Sciences tells GLT's Mike McCurdy there are some common sense things to follow to respect trees and nature.

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