6 Things to Know About Presidents and White House Trees

The tradition of planting and gardening at the White House dates all the way back to the first president to ever take office, when John Adams planted a vegetable garden. But the tradition of planting trees on White House grounds started with Thomas Jefferson. President Jefferson planted a grove of trees on the lawn. Over the past 200 years, numerous U.S. presidents have carried on this tradition of tree planting, whether it was planting memorial… Read More at http://arbordayblog.org/?p=7009
 

6 Things to Know About Presidents and White House Trees


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published on: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:00:44 +0000