The Journey of the Giant Sequoia

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
July 30, 2015

The Journey of the Giant Sequoia

Giant Sequoia

Passersby strolling along Hemlock Hill Road are struck by the amazing view of the conifer collection, sprawling above the open glade known as Kent Field, across from Bussey Brook. Among the pines, spruces, and firs is one of the Arboretum’s finest specimens of giant sequoia or redwood (Sequoiadendron giganteum). This native of California’s Sierra Nevada […]

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