A Parade of Hydrangeas
July 2, 2016 Plant Profiles
Midsummer brings loads of hydrangea blooms to the Arboretum's Living Collections.
Chestnuts in flower
July 16, 2016 Ned Friedman, Director of the Arnold Arboretum
Although far from majestic, one of the Arnold Arboretum's American chestnut trees put on a pretty good flower show last week.
Summer volunteers sought for Firefly Watch
July 15, 2016 ARBlog
Firefly Watch seeks volunteers to help monitor firefly populations at the Arboretum and gather important data to help scientists study their growing scarcity in the urban landscape.
Complexities in soil food webs
July 2016 Research News
In new work published in Soil Biology and Biochemistry, Elizabeth Wolkovich, Arboretum scientist and assistant professor in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, reviews the complexities in soil food webs, including nutrient recycling, omnivory, and the channels through which energy and resources flow. abstract »