Preservation organization to plant native trees across Memphis

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 22, 2020 3:11 PM CT | Published: April 22, 2020 2:04 PM CT
<strong>Brett Norman of Midtown&rsquo;s Urban Earth Garden Center talks about some of the native species on Wednesday, April 22, that he has received for use with Neighborhood Preservation Inc.'s Earth Day initiative to plant trees and bushes in blighted areas throughout Memphis. Norman has provided space in his nursery to develop the trees until they are planted</strong>. (Jim Weber/Daily Memphian)

Brett Norman of Midtown’s Urban Earth Garden Center talks about some of the native species on Wednesday, April 22, that he has received for use with Neighborhood Preservation Inc.'s Earth Day initiative to plant trees and bushes in blighted areas throughout Memphis. Norman has provided space in his nursery to develop the trees until they are planted. (Jim Weber/Daily Memphian)

Neighborhood Preservation Inc., is celebrating Earth Day with a pledge to plant trees in vacant lots across Memphis.

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