Known for its medicinal qualities in Chinese medicine, this dogwood adds a pop of color all over the Arboretum.
Its unique black color makes this plant an interesting addition the garden in March.
The fragrant flowers on this viburnum attract butterflies in spring.
Light yellow flowers droop all over this plant, a member of the Hamamelidaceae.
Near Pennock Garden
Our champion katsura is in bloom this month, giving its large canopy a red tint.
This plant shines in March when its fragrant pink flowers emerge just before its leaves.
Due to the weather and flooding, the Arboretum is closed today Friday, July 19th.
The Morris Arboretum is excited be open! We have institued new policies as required by the government of Pennsylvania in order to keep the public safe while visiting. Please review the policies below before your visit.
Unfortunately, Out on a Limb will be closed on Wednesday, January 29th through Friday, January 31, 2020 due to scheduled maintenance.
The Garden Railway will not be operational from 2:00 PM Friday (July 19) through the weekend (July 20-21). The trains will open for normal operation on Monday, July 22nd. Our Train Master reported that the trains will not operate in the excessive heat, citing electrical, track and rolling stock failures.
The Arboretum is open as usual. Click here for hours.
Garden Railway trains are not running Saturday, September 8th and Sunday, September 9th due to inclement weather.
Please note: The Rose Garden is closed for maintenance every Thursday morning until noon.
Weather conditions may limit garden access to certain features even if the garden is open – please check the web site or call (215) 247-5777 for updates before visiting. Our visitors’ safety in the garden is our top priority. Therefore when inclement weather is predicted, we will make decisions about closing the garden accordingly.