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Earth Day is April 22. What would
you plant around your home?
Linda Holm: Palm trees,
hibiscus, banana trees,
mango, ferns and plumeria
trees. If only they'd grow
A crab apple tree
Rob McNelly: More cactus
since I live in Arizona
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