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“I'm gonna take this life and make it evergreen ” crooned Will Young after he won Pop Idol all those years ago. There is something magical about a plant that retains its green leaves all year round even in the depths of winter. This month it was Evergreen Day which celebrates all the many different types of evergreens; as although we all love the annual ritual of choosing the Christmas tree, not everybody knows their Blue Spruce from their Fraser Fir? Evergreen Day was originally established by the National Arborist Association to appreciate the beauty of these trees without glittering lights and decorations. Green...

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