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Planting under trees

Kelsey Sparks and Mary Meyer

This slide set discusses how to plant and deal with areas under trees where it is difficult to grow plants or grass. Several alternatives to growing grass are given, along with a list of suitable plants for growing under trees, each illustrated with color photos. References are included and special information on planting under black walnut trees is included. 87 slides.

This slide set is available in two formats, below. Since these are large files, we recommend that you right click on your chosen format and save the file to a folder on your computer.

PowerPoint® (12.8 MB) PDF (8.7 MB) PDF Handout material


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