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Tim Steller: Tim Steller: This is Tucson, so let's ditch the palm trees

Tim Steller: Tim Steller: This is Tucson, so let's ditch the palm trees

A nice breeze sounds good in the palm fronds, but these trees simply use too much water for the amount of shade they provide, Tim Steller says. Plus, they hide scorpions.

April 03, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tim Steller: This is Tucson, so let's ditch the palm trees

Tim Steller: This is Tucson, so let's ditch the palm trees

Enough with the palm trees, OK Tucson? For almost a century, this city has indulged its sense of itself as an oasis in the desert by trying to make the Old Pueblo look like one.

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