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Franklinia alatamaha

May 9th, 2016|Comments Off on Franklinia alatamaha

When looking for small trees to complete a woodland landscape, many opt for the wide varieties of Acer palmatum available in the nursery industry. While common and versatile, the Japanese maples’ lack of significant flowers leaves some folks looking for alternatives. The Franklin Tree( Franklinia alatamaha) would be an excellent […]

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Frankfort Chamber Holds Enthusiastic Annual Dinner

May 9th, 2016|Comments Off on Frankfort Chamber Holds Enthusiastic Annual Dinner

The Capital Plaza Hotel hosted over 200 people at the Frankfort Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner and Auction on Friday night.  The annual event is one of the Chamber’s biggest fundraisers of the year.

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Dr. Win Dunwell Named a Fellow of the IPPS Eastern Region

December 17th, 2015|Comments Off on Dr. Win Dunwell Named a Fellow of the IPPS Eastern Region

 

Winston Dunwell, P.D., University of Kentucky Extension Horticulture Specialist for Nursery Crops, was honored by his peers on September 25, 2015, at the International Plant Propagators’ Society (IPPS) Eastern Region annual conference. Win was presented with the 2015 Fellow Award, which was created to honor Eastern Region members for contributions […]

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The Kasura Tree Is Truly a Delight for Fall Color

December 5th, 2015|Comments Off on The Kasura Tree Is Truly a Delight for Fall Color

By Eric Garris, Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest

In our search for trees that bring fall color into the landscape, we often choose favorites such as maples and oaks. Often overlooked is a diminutive tree that provides good shade as well as spectacular autumnal foliage.

The Katsura tree (Cerciophyllum japonicum) is a […]