Identifying healthier trees for greener Ontario highways

Posted on
Jan 5, 2016
Identifying healthier trees for greener Ontario highways

AgInnovation Ontario
By Lilian Schaer

Trees and shrubs growing next to busy roads and highways need a special kind of resilience to thrive. To better understand how to create urban plantings that mimic natural systems when it comes to retaining moisture, root shading, and protection from environmental stresses, nursery and landscape experts at Vineland Research and Innovation Centre have designed two experimental test planting sites. Read more