As far as official ceremonies go, it seems so delightfully Canadian: visit Ottawa, plant a tree. Prince Arthur, one of Queen Victoria’s grandsons, started the tradition with a red oak in 1906. Since then, other royalty, six of the last seven U.S. presidents, and other heads of state have planted 81 trees on the 65-acre grounds of Rideau Hall.By BARBARA WICKENS5 min
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