Wednesday, April 3 is Arbor Day in Maryland. It’s the perfect time to plant a tree with your family, donate a tree or take a hike with the family in one of Maryland’s tree filled parks.
According to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, every state in the nation observes Arbor Day. The actual date varies and has been designated by each state according to the best time to plant trees. National Arbor Day is celebrated on the last Friday in April but in Maryland, Arbor Day is the first Wednesday in April.
Read on for tree planting tips and hike ideas.