Near Orange Balustrade
Considered by some to be the greatest tree at the Arboretum, the katsura has great fall color and emits a sweet aroma.
Near the Log Cabin
The Dawn redwoods are deciduous conifers that were thought to be extinct until their rediscovery in 1941!
Out on a Limb
Vibrant varieties of Japanese maple dot the Arboretum grounds with color this month!
This plant, native to Asia, provides a bright splash of color on the Oak Allée.
The long fountain is brought to life, surrounded by the bright colors and spicy scent of this Laurel family shrub.
Near the Swan Pond
Take refuge under the russet limbs of the Engler beech! It is a rare variety and one of our Great Trees.
The Garden Railway and Compton Café will be closed today (Thursday, June 23) due to the weather.
The Arboretum is open as usual. Click here for hours.
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.