GARDEN PATCH POINTERS
Lilacs, Princess Plant, CA Arbor Day
Q: Why do we celebrate Arbor Day on March 7th in California? Joe Casey, Redlands
A: March 7th is Luther Burbank’s birthday! I can’t think of a better way to honor one of our nation’s greatest horticulturists. He was born in Lancaster, Mass. in1849. He moved to Santa Rosa in October 1875.