The Paperbark Maple—One Hundred Years Later

by Matthew Caulkins, Web Applications Program Manager
June 3, 2020

Paperbark Maple Acer griseum

by Matthew Caulkins, Web Applications Program Manager
June 3, 2020

Sharing our collections through Google Arts and Culture

by Lisa Pearson, Head of Library and Archives
June 1, 2020

Sharing our collections through Google Arts and Culture

Growing a Museum Specimen on Google Arts and Culture

The stories of our plants have a new and expansive conduit for transmission around the globe. The Arnold Arboretum has partnered with Google Arts and Culture (GA&C), an immersive online learning platform that highlights over 2000 museum collections worldwide and offers access to more than 100,000 museum objects and views of eminent locations across Earth. […]

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Acer griseum with mountains beyond, China 1910

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
May 15, 2020

Acer griseum with mountains beyond, China 1910

Acer griseum with mountains beyond, China 1910

Acer griseum with mountains beyond, China 1910 [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Tree habit with mountains beyond Photograph by Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930), American, English Daningchang, Sichuan Sheng, China June 24, 1910 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. On February 26, 1910 Ernest Henry Wilson undertook a Second […]

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Rainy days and Tuesdays

by Lee Buttala for the Berkshire Edge
June 17, 2019

A partnership for plants

by Michael Dosmann, Keeper of the Living Collections
June 8, 2018

A partnership for plants

Corylus fargesii

I recall my first visit to the US National Arboretum in November of 2001. I was a Putnam Fellow working with Peter Del Tredici (then Director of Living Collections and now Senior Research Scientist Emeritus), and we were attending the annual meeting of the North America-China Plant Exploration Consortium (NACPEC). NACPEC is a loose confederation […]

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