Tag Archive: trees

May 11

Plant A Tree & Tell City Hall To Maintain It!

If you would like to help add a little much-needed greenery to the Portola, Friends of the Urban Forest will be planting trees in the neighborhood on June 25th.  The cost is highly subsidized for our neighborhood at only $75 per tree which includes everything from the permits, concrete removal, the tree and several years …

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Nov 08

Porticulture: Greening St. Elizabeth Church

“Porticulture”, the art of garden cultivation and management in the Portola District. Portola got a little less concrete-y yesterday with a little help from a new neighbor and our newest “Porticulturalist”.  Ken Ogle relocated from Corona Heights several months ago to the great unknown of   S/E S.F. and he was immediately smitten with our …

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Permanent link to this article: http://portolaplanet.com/2015/11/porticulture-greening-st-elizabeth-church/

Oct 17

Friends of the Urban Forest Returns to Portola!

Friends of the Urban Forest has funding to subsidize 80% of the costs to plant trees and are planning a Community Planting Day for Portola early next year. You only need to pay $75 (versus the usual $135) and choose what species you want, then FUF will handle all of the prep work, provide the tree …

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Permanent link to this article: http://portolaplanet.com/2013/10/friends-urban-forest-coming-soon-portola/