Learning to Grow: The Katsura – a tree for all seasons
As August winds down, thoughts of fall loom on the horizon. Children have returned to school and our summer gardens begin to fade. Pumpkins and mums will soon appear. Perhaps you will find a nearby orchard to visit; fresh baked apple pie sounds appealing on a crisp fall day! Many of us in northern Illinois welcome this change of season as it brings the beauty of brilliant fall colors to the landscape.