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Plantations bids a sad farewell to its beautiful magnolia

From Christopher Dunn, Ph.D., the E. N. Wilds Director of Cornell Plantations:

Our big-leafed magnolia, sadly, has many serious structural and disease issues, which combined pose a significant risk of failure. And so it is with great regret that our treasured big-leafed magnolia will come downby the end of season.

Read the whole article. [Cornell Plantations news 2014-07-18]

Lee Dean, Lead Arborist, discusses his careful and thoughtful decision to remove this much beloved specimen from the collection at the end of the 2014 growing season:

Saying Goodbye to an Old Friend… from Cornell Plantations on Vimeo.

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