Tool time: a tree guide
What kind of tree is that?
The Arbor Day Foundation is offering a pocket guide that will help you answer that question.
The booklet, "What Tree Is That?," is available for a $5 donation to the nonprofit tree-planting organization.
It is an easy-to-use tree identification guide that features hand-drawn botanical illustrations highlighting the distinctive characteristics of many tree species.
Nature lovers and professional arborists alike have called this pocket field guide one of the most user-friendly resources to have. It will help identify trees in Maryland and throughout the Eastern and Central regions of the United States.
"What Tree is That?" is also available as an online interactive version at arborday.org.
To obtain a tree identification guide in full color, send your name and address and $5 for each guide to What Tree Is That?, Arbor Day Foundation, Nebraska City, NE 68410.
You can also order the book online at arborday.org.