Kyle Port

Kyle PortKyle Port photographed by Michael Dosmann

Manager of Plant Records

125 Arborway
Boston, MA 02130
Phone: 617.384.5770
Fax: 617.524.1418
Email

Education

BS Environmental Horticulture, Washington State University

I manage the Arboretum’s inventory program which includes the assessment, mapping, and labeling of plants in the permanent collections.

In Print

Hetman, J. Collective Strength. Silva, Spring/Summer 2016: 2-4.
Powell, Alvin. Wild Ambition at the Arboretum. Harvard Gazette. Harvard University, 30 Nov. 2015. Web. 13 Feb. 2016.

Publications

  • Dosmann, M.S., K. Port. 2016. The Art and Act of Acquisition. Arnoldia 73(4): 2-17. [pdf]
  • Port, K. 2015. Stem by Stem. Silva, Spring/Summer 2015: 6-7. [pdf]
  • Port, K. 2014. The Castor Aralia, Kalopanax septemlobus. Arnoldia 72(2): 40. [pdf]
  • Port, K. 2013. Rediscovering Rhododendron Dell, Part 2. Arnoldia 71(1): 15-25. [pdf]
  • Port, K. 2013. Rediscovering Rhododendron Dell, Part 1. Arnoldia 70(4): 15-18. [pdf]
  • Port, K. A Rugged and Resplendent Rhody. Silva, Spring/Summer 2013: 18. [pdf]
  • Port, K. A Leader Among Conifers: A Profile of 2012 Plant Giveaway Offering Thujopsis dolabrataSilva, Fall/Winter 2012: 10. [pdf]
  • Port, K. A Check Up for Our Plants: Japanese Arborvitae Among Storied Plants Inventoried in 2011. Silva, Spring/Summer 2012: 10. [pdf]
  • Port, K. 2009. An African Fir Grows in Boston. Arnoldia 66(3): 32. [pdf]