Tree Diversity and YOU!

February 28, 2017 | Panayoti Kelaidis
Everyone says they love trees. Practically every one of the millions of trees in the Front Range was planted by someone. Dutch Elm disease removed most American elms fifty years ago, and Thousand Cankers is busy wiping out the Black Walnuts right now. And Emerald Ash Borer is not likely to be...Learn more

2016 Tree Diversity Conference - Design with more tree types!

February 18, 2016 | Panayoti Kelaidis
For the third year, Denver Botanic Gardens is joining with the Chester M. Alter Arboretum of the University of Denver and Denver City Forestry to stage a symposium on Tree Diversity. This year’s symposium will focus on the design of city plantings: how to pick the right tree for our difficult high...Learn more

Trees MATTER!

February 26, 2015 | Panayoti Kelaidis
Juniperus excelsa Photo: taken mid-September, 2001 above treeline in the Pakistan Himalaya. Notice this rugged, treeline behemoth was cut for firewood. It is sadly emblematic of how we humans have taken an enormous toll on forests worldwide, not just in nature, but in our cities where tree...Learn more
More! Tree! Types!

MORE! TREE! TYPES!

February 19, 2014 | Panayoti Kelaidis
Tree Diversity Conference: More Tree Types Friday, March 7 from 9AM-4:00PM (lunch included) Presented by The University of Denver Chester M Alter Arboretum & Denver Botanic Gardens Our u rban forests are under siege from disease, aging canopy, budget constraints and more. Leading experts on...Learn more