Doris Taylor

Chicago-Area Trees Shedding Leaves From Cool, Wet WeatherChicago area trees have been losing leaves early because of a cool wet spring and early summer, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Protecting The Trees At Your House From The DroughtWith most of Illinois having been classified as being in severe drought, it’s not only farmers who are suffering. Plenty of homeowners have seen their prized plants shriveling, and their trees shedding leaves.
Mild Weather Brings Early Spring To Morton ArboretumThe Chicago area's unseasonably warm temperatures have forced some forsythia buds into bloom four months early at the Morton Arboretum just west of the city.