Digital Data Resources

Digital Data Resources

Using technology in the Arboretum

The Arnold Arboretum manages a raft of data associated with its plant collections. In keeping with our mission, these data and other resources are available for discovery:

Data Downloads

For the most authoritative information or for specific questions, please email the Curation department or email the Horticultural Library.


Visualization Projects

Disclaimer, Permissions, and Copyright

Information is provided on an “as is” basis without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, and assumes no responsibility for anyone’s use of the information. By providing this information on an “as is” basis, the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University does not guarantee the accuracy, adequacy, completeness, or usefulness of any information presented, nor warrants the completeness, timeliness, or positional, thematic, and attribute accuracy of the data it contains. Users of data indemnify the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University from any liabilities stemming from use of data.

We ask that any derived works give the Arnold Arboretum proper credit and notification.

Use of collections held by the Horticultural Library are carefully regulated. Please refer to these downloadable forms for permissions, licensing, and imaging services.

Access to our research facilities and the living collections are guided by these policies and permissions.

All data are protected by copyright 2019 The President and Fellows of Harvard College.