Jim Edminster

A sometimes contributor to the Windy City Times. Jim is a retired secondary school English teacher and current substitute teacher with the Chicago Public School system.

 

Stories from Jim Edminster

Homage to the Ginkgo Biloba

Date: 
07/05/2011
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The Ginkgo Biloba, chosen as the tree of the year for the Annual Bucktown Tree and Garden Walk July 9 and 10, was fairly well known from its fossils found around the world. The ancient tree's beautiful fan-shaped leaves made it distinctive in the coal veins it was deposited in.

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