TUFC spreads the word at Nashville garden show
TUFC's booth at Nashville's Lawn and Garden show in March helped tell the Council's story and the importance of trees. Nearly a hundred visitors joined TUFC's mailing list, including Nicholas Cota from Mother Earth Lawn Care, whose name was drawn as the winner of a Trees of Tennessee book.
Nashville celebrates 20th year as Tree City
Nashville celebrated its Arbor Day March 12 in Centennial Park with tree plantings, essay contest winners, and a mayor's proclamation. The city was honored for its 20th year as a Tree City USA.
TUFC member Wes Hopper reads a poem at the 2015 Tennessee Arbor Day Ceremony for Memphis.
‘Trees of Tennessee’ features landmark, notable trees
- Hardcover coffee table book with 128 full-color pages
- Introduction by TUFC co-founder Gene Hyde
- More than 150 images including 68 notable, champion, landmark, historic, and heritage trees
- Fascinating facts about notable tree species
- Legends and tales of landmark and historic trees
- East, Middle, West Tennessee sections
- Proceeds to benefit TUFC programs for healthy and sustainable urban and community forests in Tennessee