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  • We are very grateful to live close to the Arboretum and to be able to visit it so often. We feel as if it belongs to us (as it does to everyone). It has a special place of belonging that is hard to explain. We are very proud of the work you do and hope you will continue to lead in protecting our biodiversity in the challenging times ahead.
    Peter and Sonia Matthew
  • In early May this year I celebrated my 60th birthday. Over Covid, I had been deeply moved by books about trees, including Braiding Sweetgrass and The Overstory, and our book group had read both of them. Our group is made up of friends of a lifetime, from 42 years to just a few years ago. We hadn't seen each other in person as a group in 16 months or so, although we'd stayed connected through zoom. When I contemplated how to mark this milestone birthday, I came across an article about Forest Bathing. Having spent countless hours and walked countless miles in the Arboretum over Covid, I knew how healing being in nature was and began to envision a birthday celebration like none other. I reached out to a Forest Bathing guide and made a plan for a weekend afternoon in the Arboretum -- their favorite place to guide-- a few days after my birthday. I invited this special group of dear friends to join me---and they all said yes. When we met at the Bussey Gate, our guide was witness to each reunion of joy and tears, each first hug and greeting. We spent the next 3 hours deep in the heart of the Arboretum---sitting, walking, sensing, and sharing. It was a remarkable afternoon that I still hear about from my friends months later. The Arboretum was a perfect setting to ease back into being together, surrounded by mother trees and new growth, budding flowers and deep aromas of earth. I'm so grateful for this resource a mile away from my home.
    Sara Smolover
  • I love that we have a place to take our young son to enjoy natures and go exploring! It is such a beautiful resource and we are incredibly grateful. Also an amazing place to take a jog or bike ride when I want to exercise.
    Anonymous
  • Wonderful sunday morning strolls.
    Stephen Napolitano

Sesquicentennial Trees

  • Zelkova sinica, Chinese Zelkova (11578*A) - 1920

    Zelkova sinica
    Chinese Zelkova

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Viburnum setigerum ‘aurantiacum’, Orangeberry Tea Viburnum (20189*A) - 1907

    Viburnum setigerum 'Aurantiacum'
    Orangeberry Tea Viburnum

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Viburnum plicatum
    Japanese Snowball

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Viburnum furcatum, Forked Viburnum (17988*B) - 1915

    Viburnum furcatum
    Forked Viburnum

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Arrow-wood Viburnum V. dentatum berries, Smooth Arrowwood (5070-1-A) - 1902

    Viburnum dentatum
    Smooth Arrowwood

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Viburnum buddleifolium, Wooly Viburnum (7533*B) - 1914

    Viburnum buddleifolium
    Wooly Viburnum

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Vaccinium corymbosum, Highbush Blueberry (1951*B) - 1883

    Vaccinium corymbosum
    Highbush Blueberry

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Massachusetts
    Collected By
    J. T. Dawson
  • Ulmus pumila, Siberian Elm (17923*A) - 1913

    Ulmus pumila
    Siberian Elm

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    William Purdom
  • Ulmus laevis, European White Elm (17910*A) - 1888

    Ulmus laevis
    European White Elm

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Ulmus davidiana var. japonica, Japanese Elm (4119-B) - 1895

    Ulmus davidiana var. japonica
    Japanese Elm

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Tsuga canadensis forma pendula, Weeping Canadian Hemlock (1514-2*A) - 1881

    Tsuga canadensis forma pendula
    Weeping Canadian Hemlock

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Tilia x moltkei, Moltka Linden (4959-A) - 1902

    Tilia × moltkei
    Moltka Linden

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Tilia japonica, Japanese Linden (3699*D) - 1892

    Tilia japonica
    Japanese Linden

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    Charles Sprague Sargent
  • Tilia americana, American Linden (19804*A) - 1916

    Tilia americana
    American Linden

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Indiana
    Collected By
    C. C. Deam
  • Thuja plicata, Western Redcedar (17516*A) - 1898

    Thuja plicata
    Western Redcedar

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Washington
    Collected By
    O. D. Allen
  • Taxus cuspidata, Japanese Yew (17404*D) - 1892

    Taxus cuspidata
    Japanese Yew

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    Charles Sprague Sargent
  • Syringa x hyacinthiflora 'Hyacinthiflora Plena', Early Flowering Hybrid Lilac Cultivar (15659*A) - 1907

    Syringa × hyacinthiflora 'Hyacinthiflora Plena'
    Early Flowering Hybrid Lilac Cultivar

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Syringa vulgaris 'Valetteana', Cultivar of Common Lilac (17384*A) - 1916

    Syringa vulgaris 'Valetteana'
    Cultivar of Common Lilac

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Syringa vulgaris 'Jean Bart', Cultivar of Common Lilac (3456-1*A) - 1895

    Syringa vulgaris 'Jean Bart'
    Cultivar of Common Lilac

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Symplocos paniculata, Asiatic Sweetleaf (17587-1*A) - 1897

    Symplocos paniculata
    Asiatic Sweetleaf

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Stewartia pseudocmellia, Japanese Stewartia (11440*A) - 1918

    Stewartia pseudocamellia
    Japanese Stewartia

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    South Korea
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Spiraea prunifolia var. simpliciflora, Bridalwreath Spirea (18283*A) - 1905

    Spiraea prunifolia var. simpliciflora
    Bridalwreath Spirea

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    South Korea
    Collected By
    J. G. Jack
  • Sciadopitys verticillata, Umbrella Pine (18078*E) - 1898

    Sciadopitys verticillata
    Umbrella Pine

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Sassafras albidum, Sassafras (968*A) - 1884

    Sassafras albidum
    Sassafras

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Massachusetts
    Collected By
    J. T. Dawson
  • Rhus typhina, Staghorn Sumac (16990*D) - 1884

    Rhus typhina
    Staghorn Sumac

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Massachusetts
    Collected By
    J. T. Dawson
  • Rhododendron x gandavense 'Comte de Flandre', Ghent hybrid azalea (17102*B) - 1914

    Rhododendron × gandavense 'Comte de Flandre'
    Ghent hybrid azalea

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Rhododendron smirnowii (undetermined hybrid), Hybrid of Smirnow Rhododendron (22730*A) - 1917

    Rhododendron smirnowii (undetermined hybrid)
    Hybrid of Smirnow Rhododendron

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Rhododendron schlippenbachii, Royal Azalea (7258*MASS) - 1905

    Rhododendron schlippenbachii
    Royal Azalea

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    South Korea
    Collected By
    J. G. Jack
  • Rhododendron periclymenoides, Pinxterbloom Azalea (3237*A) - 1888

    Rhododendron periclymenoides
    Pinxterbloom Azalea

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Rhododendron 'Parsons' Grandiflorum', Elepidote Rhododendron (6137*C) - 1891

    Rhododendron 'Parsons' Grandiflorum'
    Elepidote Rhododendron

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Rhododendron 'Mrs Harry Ingersoll', Cultivar of Rhododendron (6202*C) - 1891

    Rhododendron 'Mrs Harry Ingersoll'
    Cultivar of Rhododendron

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Rhododendron micranthum, Manchurian Rhododendron (6815*MASS) - 1908

    Rhododendron micranthum
    Manchurian Rhododendron

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Rhododendron ‘catawbiense album’, Elepidote Rhododendron Cultivar (16933*D) - 1911

    Rhododendron 'Catawbiense Album'
    Elepidote Rhododendron Cultivar

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Rhododendron 'Atrosanguineum', Elepidote Rhododendron Cultivar (22617*A) - 1896

    Rhododendron 'Atrosanguineum'
    Elepidote Rhododendron Cultivar

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Quercus x sargentii, Sargent Oak (5883*B) - 1877

    Quercus × sargentii
    Sargent Oak

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
    Collected From
    Massachusetts
    Collected By
    Charles Sprague Sargent
  • Quercus velutina, Black Oak (1237*C) - 1873

    Quercus velutina
    Black Oak

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Quercus variabilis, Oriental Oak (17631*A) - 1908

    Quercus variabilis
    Oriental Oak

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Quercus serrata, Quercus Oak (3672-C) - 1892

    Quercus serrata
    Konara Oak

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    Charles Sprague Sargent
  • Quercus rubra, Northern Red Oak (16798*A) - 1882

    Quercus rubra
    Northern Red Oak

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
    Collected From
    Massachusetts
    Collected By
    W. Dawkins
  • Quercus macrocarpa, Bur Oak (16847*F) - 1880

    Quercus macrocarpa
    Bur Oak

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    New York
    Collected By
    Charles Sprague Sargent
  • Quercus gambelii, Gambel Oak (21820*A) - 1911

    Quercus gambelii
    Gambel Oak

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
    Collected From
    Colorado
    Collected By
    D. M. Andrews
  • Quercus alba, White Oak (18054*I) - 1882

    Quercus alba
    White Oak

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Pyrus ussuriensis var. hondoensis, Hondo Pear (11728*A) - 1919

    Pyrus ussuriensis var. hondoensis
    Hondo Pear

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Pyrus pyrifolia, Chinese pear (7272*C) - 1908

    Pyrus pyrifolia
    Chinese pear

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Pseudolarix amabilis, Golden Larch (3656*B) - 1908

    Pseudolarix amabilis
    Golden Larch

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Pinus thunbergii, Japanese Black Pine (11371*J) - 1919

    Pinus thunbergii
    Japanese Black Pine

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Pinus tabuliformis, Tabletop Pine (16576*I) - 1909

    Pinus tabuliformis
    Tabletop Pine

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    William Purdom
  • Pinus sylvestris, Scotch Pine (16587*D) - 1887

    Pinus sylvestris
    Scotch Pine

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Pinus strobus 'brevifloia' (5334*C) - 1905

    Pinus strobus 'Brevifolia'

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Pinus resinosa, Red Pine (16573*N) - 1879

    Pinus resinosa
    Red Pine

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    New Hampshire
    Collected By
    J. T. Dawson
  • Pinus pungens, Table Mountain Pine (10706*A) - 1921

    Pinus pungens
    Table Mountain Pine

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Pinus koraiensis, Korean Pine (10940*A) - 1921

    Pinus koraiensis
    Korean Pine

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Picea wilsonii, Wilson Spruce (16520*C) - 1912

    Picea wilsonii
    Wilson Spruce

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    William Purdom
  • Picea orientalis, Oriental Spruce (1491*A) - 1873

    Picea orientalis
    Oriental Spruce

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Picea engelmannii, Engelmann Spruce (16477*D) - 1879

    Picea engelmannii
    Engelmann Spruce

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Colorado
    Collected By
    Dr. C. C. Parry
  • Picea asperata var. ponderosa, Bigcone Dragon Spruce (6998*F) - 1911

    Picea asperata var. ponderosa
    Bigcone Dragon Spruce

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Picea abies 'Remontii', Remont Norway Spruce (15463*A) - 1903

    Picea abies 'Remontii'
    Remont Norway Spruce

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Phellodendron amurense var. sachalinense, Sakhalin Cork Tree (12202*1*B) - 1919

    Phellodendron amurense var. sachalinense
    Sakhalin Cork Tree

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Phellodendron amurense var. lavallei, Lavalle Cork Tree (7544*B) - 1905

    Phellodendron amurense var. lavallei
    Lavalle Cork Tree

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    J. G. Jack
  • Oxydendrum arboreum, Sourwood (15131*G) - 1898

    Oxydendrum arboreum
    Sourwood

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Morus alba 'Pendula', Cultivar of White Mulberry (5165*A) - 1903

    Morus alba 'Pendula'
    Cultivar of White Mulberry

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Malus x micromalus, Midget Crabapple (3202-3*B) - 1906

    Malus × micromalus
    Midget Crabapple

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Malus spontanea (10796*1*A) - 1921

    Malus spontanea

    Provenance Type
    Cultivated plant of known (indirect) wild origin
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Malus hupehensis, Tea Crabapple (17474-1*A) - 1921

    Malus hupehensis
    Tea Crabapple

    Provenance Type
    Cultivated plant of known (indirect) wild origin
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Magnolia virginiana, Sweetbay Magnolia (15163-1*B) - 1907

    Magnolia virginiana
    Sweetbay Magnolia

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Magnolia stellata 'Rosea', Cultivar of Star Magnolia (15187*B) - 1915

    Magnolia stellata 'Rosea'
    Cultivar of Star Magnolia

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Lyonia ligustrina var. lagustrina, Maleberry (15129*B) - 1883

    Lyonia ligustrina var. ligustrina
    Maleberry

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Massachusetts
    Collected By
    J. T. Dawson
  • Lonicera maackii var. podocarpa, Late Honeysuckle (10085*A) - 1919

    Lonicera maackii var. podocarpa
    Late Honeysuckle

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Amur Honeysuckle Lonicera maackii 7190-B

    Lonicera maackii
    Amur Honeysuckle

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiatum', Cultivar of Yellow-Poplar (1637*A) - 1889

    Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiatum'
    Cultivar of Yellow-Poplar

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Liriodendron tulipifera, Tulip Tree (14992*A) - 1894

    Liriodendron tulipifera
    Tulip Tree

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Liquidambar styraciflua, American Sweet Gum (581*A) - 1880

    Liquidambar styraciflua
    American Sweet Gum

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Larix kaempferi, Japanese Larch (10496*E) - 1920

    Larix kaempferi
    Japanese Larch

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Larix decidua var. decidua, European Larch (2775*D) - 1886

    Larix decidua var. decidua
    European Larch

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Koelreuteria paniculata, Golden Rain Tree (14928-1*B) - 1899

    Koelreuteria paniculata
    Golden Rain Tree

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Kalopanax septemlobus, Castor Aralia (12453*C) - 1892

    Kalopanax septemlobus
    Castor Aralia

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    Charles Sprague Sargent
  • Juniperus communis 'oblonga pendula', Weeping Common Juniper (4176-1*A) - 1907

    Juniperus communis 'Oblonga Pendula'
    Weeping Common Juniper

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Juglans regia, Persian Walnut (14767*A) - 1907

    Juglans regia
    Persian Walnut

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    F. N. Meyer
  • Juglans nigra, Black Walnut (1181*A) - 1874

    Juglans nigra
    Black Walnut

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Hydrangea paniculata 'Praecox', Cultivar of Panicle Hydrangea (14714*A) - 1892

    Hydrangea paniculata 'Praecox'
    Cultivar of Panicle Hydrangea

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    Charles Sprague Sargent
  • Hamamelis vernalis forma tomentella
    Form of Ozark Witch-hazel

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
    Collected From
    Missouri
    Collected By
    B. F. Bush
  • Hamamelis vernalis, Ozark Witch-hazel (6099*A) - 1908

    Hamamelis vernalis
    Ozark Witch-hazel

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Missouri
    Collected By
    B. F. Bush
  • Gymnocladus dioicus, Kentucky Coffeetree (324*B) - 1873

    Gymnocladus dioicus
    Kentucky Coffeetree

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
    Collected From
    Virginia
    Collected By
    A. H. Curtiss
  • Gleditsia triacanthos, Honeylocust (13218*A) - 1922

    Gleditsia triacanthos
    Honeylocust

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Missouri
    Collected By
    E. J. Palmer
  • Ginkgo biloba, Madenhair-tree (14670*A) - 1904

    Ginkgo biloba
    Maidenhair-tree

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
    Collected From
    South Korea
    Collected By
    Uchiyama
  • Fraxinus qudrangulata, Blue Ash (14654*B) - 1881

    Fraxinus quadrangulata
    Blue Ash

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Missouri
    Collected By
    G. W. Letterman
  • Fraxinus chinensis var. rhynchophylla, Korean Ash (10673*D) - 1905

    Fraxinus chinensis ssp. rhynchophylla
    Korean Ash

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    South Korea
    Collected By
    J. G. Jack
  • Franklinia alatamaha, Franklin Tree (2428-3*B) - 1905

    Franklinia alatamaha
    Franklin Tree

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Fothergilla major, Mountain Witch Alder (4163-C) - 1899

    Fothergilla major
    Mountain Witch Alder

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • European Beech Fagus syvatica 'Tortuosa', Cultivar of European Beech (2420*A) - 1885

    Fagus sylvatica 'Tortuosa'
    Cultivar of European Beech

    Provenance Type
    Cultivated plant of known (indirect) wild origin
    Collected From
    France
  • Fagus sylvatica, European Beech (14588*A) - 1875

    Fagus sylvatica
    European Beech

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Fagus grandifolia, American Beech (14585*G) - 1885

    Fagus grandifolia
    American Beech

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Massachusetts
    Collected By
    J. T. Dawson
  • Fagus crenata, Japanese Beech (2122*C) - 1892

    Fagus crenata
    Japanese Beech

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    Charles Sprague Sargent
  • Exochorda giraldii var. wilsonii, Wilson Pearlbush (11626*C) - 1908

    Exochorda giraldii var. wilsonii
    Wilson Pearlbush

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Euonymus europaeus 'atrorubens', Cultivar of European Euonymus (9099*A) - 1914

    Euonymus europaeus 'Atrorubens'
    Cultivar of European Euonymus

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Euonymus alatus forma apterus 14543-B

    Euonymus alatus forma apterus
    Form of Winged Euonymus

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    South Korea
    Collected By
    J. G. Jack
  • Eucommia ulmoides (14538*A) - 1907

    Eucommia ulmoides

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Ehretia ovalifolia (6901*B) - 1908

    Ehretia ovalifolia

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Dipelta floribunda, Rosy Dipelta (14514*B) - 1911

    Dipelta floribunda
    Rosy Dipelta

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Diospyros virginiana, Possumwood (14513*B) - 1896

    Diospyros virginiana
    Possumwood

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Davidia involucrata var. vilmoriniana, Vilmorin Dove Tree (5159*A) - 1904

    Davidia involucrata var. vilmoriniana
    Vilmorin Dove Tree

    Provenance Type
    Cultivated plant of known (indirect) wild origin
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Pere Paul Guillaume Farges
  • Crataegus viridis var. ovata, Variety of Green Hawthorn (6316*A) - 1906

    Crataegus viridis var. ovata
    Variety of Green Hawthorn

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Illinois
    Collected By
    J. H. Kellogg
  • Crataegus holmesiana, Holmes' Hawthorn (15260*A) - 1907

    Crataegus holmesiana
    Holmes' Hawthorn

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Crataegus crus-galli, Cockspur Hawthorn (12079*A) - 1902

    Crataegus crus-galli
    Cockspur Hawthorn

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Missouri
    Collected By
    E. J. Palmer
  • Crataegus coccinea var. coccinea, Scarlet Hawthorn (14200*A) - 1902

    Crataegus coccinea var. coccinea
    Scarlet Hawthorn

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
    Collected From
    New York
    Collected By
    Calvin C. Laney
  • Cotoneaster dielsianus, Diels' Cotoneaster (13428*A) - 1908

    Cotoneaster dielsianus
    Diels' Cotoneaster

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Cotinus coggygria, Common Smoketree (276*A) - 1876

    Cotinus coggygria
    Common Smoketree

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Corylopsis spicata, Spike Winterhazel (7950*A) - 1917

    Corylopsis spicata
    Spike Winterhazel

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Cornus racemosa, Gray Dogwood (599*A) - 1873

    Cornus racemosa
    Gray Dogwood

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Ohio
    Collected By
    W. C. Hampton
  • Cornus officinalis, Japanese Cornel Dogwood (8156*A) - 1919

    Cornus officinalis
    Japanese Cornel Dogwood

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Cornus mas, Cornelian-Cherry (13126*A) - 1883

    Cornus mas
    Cornelian-Cherry

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Cornus kousa, Kousa Dogwood (13202*A) - 1921

    Cornus kousa
    Kousa Dogwood

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected By
    Joseph Hers
  • Cornus florida, Flowering Dogwood (11035*B) - 1921

    Cornus florida
    Flowering Dogwood

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Cladrastis kentukea, American yellowwood (13055*B) - 1881

    Cladrastis kentukea
    American yellowwood

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Chionanthus virginicus, White Fringetree (10571*A) - 1920

    Chionanthus virginicus
    White Fringetree

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Cercidiphyllum japonicum, Katsura Tree (882*A) - 1878

    Cercidiphyllum japonicum
    Katsura Tree

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    W. S. Clark
  • Cedrus libani, Cedar of Lebanon (4697-G) - 1902

    Cedrus libani
    Cedar of Lebanon

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Turkey
    Collected By
    Walter Siehe
  • Catalpa speciosa, Northern Catalpa (2776*B) - 1886

    Catalpa speciosa
    Northern Catalpa

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Catalpa fargesii, Farges Catalpa (17664*A) - 1914

    Catalpa fargesii
    Farges Catalpa

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Sweet Chestnut Castanea sativa, Sweet Chestnut (12924*A) - 1916

    Castanea sativa
    Sweet Chestnut

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Carya ovata var. ovata, Shagbark Hickory (12909-A) - 1915

    Carya ovata var. ovata
    Shagbark Hickory

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Carya laciniosa, Shellbark Hickory (12898-A) - 1882

    Carya laciniosa
    Shellbark Hickory

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Missouri
    Collected By
    G. W. Letterman
  • Carya glabra, Pignut (20095*A) - 1911

    Carya glabra
    Pignut

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Pennsylvania
    Collected By
    Charles Sprague Sargent
  • Carya cordiformis, Bitternut Hickory (12893*H) - 1883

    Carya cordiformis
    Bitternut Hickory

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Caragana arborescens 'Nana', Dwarf Siberian Peashrub (2894*A) - 1908

    Caragana arborescens 'Nana'
    Dwarf Siberian Peashrub

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Callicarpa japonica, Japanese Beautyberry (12937*A) - 1904

    Callicarpa japonica
    Japanese Beautyberry

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    South Korea
    Collected By
    Uchiyama
  • Betula papyrifera, Paper Birch (12839*A) - 1903

    Betula papyrifera
    Paper Birch

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Betula alleghaniensis, Yellow Birch (12843*E) - 1900

    Betula alleghaniensis
    Yellow Birch

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Maine
    Collected By
    J. T. Dawson
  • Amelanchier spicata, Dwarf Shadblow (10076*A) - 1905

    Amelanchier spicata
    Dwarf Shadblow

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Aesculus x bushii, Bush's Chestnut (11681*A) - 1913

    Aesculus × bushii
    Bush's Chestnut

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Mississippi
    Collected By
    T. G. Hardison
  • Aesculus parviflora forma serotina, Late Bottlebrush Buckeye (12514*A) - 1919

    Aesculus parviflora forma serotina
    Late Bottlebrush Buckeye

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Alabama
    Collected By
    T. G. Hardison
  • Aesculus hippocastanum, Horsechestnut (12650*A) - 1907

    Aesculus hippocastanum
    Horsechestnut

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Aesculus glabra var. glabra, Ohio Buckeye (262*B) - 1873

    Aesculus glabra var. glabra
    Ohio Buckeye

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Ohio
    Collected By
    W. C. Hampton
  • Aesculus flava, Yellow Buckeye (12651*D) - 1906

    Aesculus flava
    Yellow Buckeye

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    North Carolina
    Collected By
    T. G. Hardison
  • Acer sieboldianum, Siebold Maple (3919-D) - 1894

    Acer sieboldianum
    Siebold Maple

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Acer saccharum ‘Temple’s Upright’, Cultivar of Sugar Maple (11039*A) - 1921

    Acer saccharum 'Temple's Upright'
    Cultivar of Sugar Maple

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Acer saccharinum, Silver Maple (12560*C) - 1881

    Acer saccharinum
    Silver Maple

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
    Collected From
    United States
  • Acer rubrum 'Schlesingeri', Cultivar of Red Maple (3256*A) - 1888

    Acer rubrum 'Schlesingeri'
    Cultivar of Red Maple

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Acer rubrum 'Columnare', Cultivar of Red Maple (3710-A) - 1889

    Acer rubrum 'Columnare'
    Cultivar of Red Maple

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Acer rubrum, Red Maple (12554*C) - 1895

    Acer rubrum
    Red Maple

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Acer platanoides 'schmedleri', Cultivar of Norway Maple (12549-1*A) - 1883

    Acer platanoides 'Schwedleri'
    Cultivar of Norway Maple

    Provenance Type
    From a cultivated plant not of known wild origin
  • Acer palmatum ssp. palmatum, Japanese Maple (3901-A) - 1989

    Acer palmatum ssp. palmatum
    Japanese Maple

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Acer mono var. mayrii, Mayr's Maple (12505*C) - 1915

    Acer mono var. mayrii
    Mayr's Maple

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    Japan
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Acer mono, Painted Maple (5358*A) - 1902

    Acer mono
    Painted Maple

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Acer griseum, Paperbark Maple (12488*A) - 1907

    Acer griseum
    Paperbark Maple

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    China
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Abies nephrolepis, Khingan Fir (8133*A) - 1917

    Abies nephrolepis
    Khingan Fir

    Provenance Type
    Collected directly from wild; origin known
    Collected From
    South Korea
    Collected By
    Ernest Henry Wilson
  • Abies homolepis var. umbellata, Dimplecone Fir (12417*A) - 1891

    Abies homolepis var. umbellata
    Dimplecone Fir

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Abies homolepis var. homolepis
    Nikko Fir

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain
  • Abies concolor, White Fir (12395*B) - 1907

    Abies concolor
    White Fir

    Provenance Type
    Uncertain

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    The tall trees give it a forest like feel and its high ground provides great views to much of the surrounding area.
    Jed Romanowiz: Head Operator
  • The silk tree with its bright pink, feathery flowers
    It can be found by the stairs leading to the top of Bussey Hill. When I see its vibrant colors, it is a reminder that we are in peak summer, my most cherished season.
    Matt Jordan: Director of Finance
  • Paths through the conifer collection
    Being under the canopy and walking the winding hilly path is such an uncommon experience in a city like Boston, and when you reach to summit of the hill you can gaze across the arboretum grounds and see all the way down to Hemlock hill.
    Matt Caulkins: Web Application Manager