Sunday, April 17th: 4th Annual Sustainable Flatbush Street Tree Walking Tour

4th Annual Sustainable Flatbush Street Tree Walking Tour
Starts at Sacred Vibes Apothecary (376 Argyle Rd, Brooklyn)
2 tours: 11am & noon
$5 suggested donation

The 4th Annual Sustainable Flatbush Street Tree Walking Tour will be Sunday, April 17, the day after the Plant Swap. (It’s a busy weekend for us!) We’re following the same route as past tours, so if you’ve only been able to enjoy our fall foliage in the past, come enjoy the spring blooms!

Once again, tours leave from Sacred Vibes Apothecary at 11am and 12noon. Your tour guides will be Sam Bishop of Trees NY, neighbor and gardener Tracey Hohman, and Chris Kreussling, aka Flatbush Gardener. On the tour, you can see:

* Acer platanoides, Norway Maple
* Aesculus hippocastanum, Horsechestnut
* Amelanchier, Serviceberry
* Betula nigra, River Birch
* Cercis canadensis, Redbud
* Cornus florida, Flowering Dogwood
* Cryptomeria japonica, Japanese Red Cedar
* Ginkgo biloba, Ginkgo
* Gleditsia triacanthos, Honey Locust
* Liquidambar styraciflua, Sweetgum
* Metasequoia glyptostroboides, Dawn Redwood
* Pinus strobus, White Pine
* Platanus x acerifolia, London Plane
* Pyrus calleryana, Flowering Pear, Callery Pear
* Quercus palustris, Pin Oak
* Quercus robur ‘Fastigiata’, Columnar English Oak
* Sophora japonica, Japanese Pagoda Tree, Scholar Tree
* Tsuga canadensis, Eastern Hemlock
* Ulmus americana, American Elm

… and many more.