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Re-Introducing the American Chestnut Tree

Planting an American chestnut seedling on the property at Boxerwood.

Boxerwood is a nonprofit nature center and woodland garden in Lexington, VA whose mission is to “educate and inspire people of all ages to become environmentally responsible stewards of the Earth.” A special addition was added recently to its 15-acre woodland area; two American chestnut trees, donated by the VA-TACF Chapter. The hope is that these two trees will grow and flourish for future generations to enjoy. Read the full story here.