Thank you to the many partners who have shared their plant and gardening expertise with us over the many years this guide has been in publication. We wish to express our appreciation to those who assisted us in updating this guide in 2009/2010:

Dale Carlon - Truckee Meadows Community Forestry Coalition

Bill Carlos - Wilbur D. May Arboretum & Botanical Garden

Steve Churchillo - Reno Urban Forester

Rod Haulenbeek - Reno Urban Forestry Commission

Michael Kuhns - Utah State University

JoAnne Skelly - University of Nevada Cooperative Extension

Elizabeth Spencer - Desert Research Institute

Tom Stille and Jana Vanderhaar - Interpretive Gardens