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Tree Meanings
PERSONALIZE YOUR GIFT That KEEPS ON GIVING

The following is a list of tribute trees that are appropriate symbols for various occasions:

> Wedding Tributes: - apple, hawthorn, lilac, linden

>Birth Tributes: - birch, ginkgo, hornbeam, maple

Birthday Tributes: - (see Birthday List athttp://www.windlegends.org/trees.html

>Baptism or Confirmation Tributes: - hawthorn, spruce >Graduation Tributes: - beech, cedar, cherry, walnut

>Retirement Tributes: - beech, filbert, horse chestnut

>Memorial Tributes:
- cypress, elm, pine, yew

>Thank You Gifts: - oak, pear

>Christmas Gifts: - pine, spruce

The following is a list of Websites that offer more fun interesting information and photographs about tree characteristics and their meanings:

Tree Characteristics and Photos: http://www.midwestlandscapeplants.org/index.cfm

Nursery Sources for Purchasing Trees:  http://plantinfo.umn.edu/

Tree Meanings and Symbols: http://www.uponreflection.co.uk/ogham/trees_set1.htm

Tree Meanings (Quick Reference): http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A)766953.html

Tree Meanings and Your Birthday: http://www.windlegends.org/trees.html