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News, Shelby, River Oaks District trees, August 2015
Three 20-inch round live oaks soar 28 feet above the central plaza in River Oaks District. Photo by Shelby Hodge
News, Shelby, River Oaks District trees, August 2015
Hoerr Schaudt Landscape Architects's plan calls for 23,551 perennials. Photo by Shelby Hodge
News, Shelby, River Oaks District trees, August 2015
Towering crape myrtles will provide color and a bit of shade throughout the River Oaks District. Photo by Shelby Hodge
News, Shelby, River Oaks District trees, August 2015
The 28-foot tall live oak is surrounded by flowering plants. Photo by Shelby Hodge
News, Shelby, River Oaks District trees, August 2015
The plan includes 50 overcup oaks to be planted across the development. Photo by Shelby Hodge
News, Shelby, River Oaks District trees, August 2015
Ferns, sage and lillies will add touches of color and swaths of green to the design. Photo by Shelby Hodge