Kyle Port

Kyle Port beneath Ilex crenata 'Convexa' 1547-83*A

Kyle Port

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 our living collections.

Collaboratively Published Resources

  • Living Collections Map Book (annual)
  • Inventory of Living Collections. 2012. [pdf]
  • Plant Inventory Operations Manual. 2011. [pdf]

Recent Articles

  • 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]