Near the Greenhouse
This member of the buttercup family (Ranunculaceae) provides a bright splash of color in late February.
Near Mercury Loggia
Fragrant witchhazel of several varieties ushers in spring around the Arboretum!
Out on a Limb
Named for its milk-white petals, this is one of the earliest blooms in late winter.
Native to China, wintersweet adds fragrance and color to the Oak Allée.
This bright pink cultivar is a hyrbid of H. mollis and H. japonica.
The late winter flowers of this plant bloom before the spring foliage emerges.
Enhance your Arboretum experience, either onsite or when planning a visit:
Arboretum Adventure, this family activity explores the grounds and shares plant science lessons along the way.
Collection Connection, search the Arboretum’s collection records to locate or learn about favorite plants.
Tours, choose from among a selection of guided pathways through the grounds.
Wi-Fi, connect with the Arboretum, or share photos on social media at hotspots located throughout the garden.