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Plant Giveaway

See the trees, shrubs, and vines on offer at the Members’ Plant Giveaway, September 20.

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Time and Trees

Ecologist Neil Pederson shares insights into his search for the oldest trees on September 15.

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Evening Tour

Explore the Arboretum and the collections under the stars on September 8 at 7pm.


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Biologist Climbs High to Prove Hypothesis About Plants
The New York Times
Not every scientist would choose to spend a peaceful summer Sunday morning perched on a jittery scaffold 40 feet up a red oak tree, peering through a microscope to jab a leaf with a tiny glass needle filled with oil.
Of books, trees, and knowledge
Harvard Gazette
Occupying the third floor of the Arboretum’s Hunnewell Building, the library and companion archives contain 40,000 volumes, covering topics including plant and garden history, plant disease, landscape design, soil science, and dendrology.
Choosing the right tools
Tree Care Industry
There are about as many models of hand pruners and handsaws as there are arborists to use them. Horticultural Technologist Jen Kettell discusses.
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