Liriodendron tulipifera outside Hunnewell Building, 2018

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
July 24, 2018

Liriodendron tulipifera outside Hunnewell Building, 2018

Liriodendron tulipifera outside Hunnewell Building, 2018

Liriodendron tulipifera x chinense outside Hunnewell Building, 2018 Photograph by Larissa Glasser Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts July 18, 2018 Michael Dirr describes this hybrid species in his seminal reference work Manual of Woody Landscape Plants: Chinese Tuliptree, although listed in most references as smaller in habit (50′), the plants I have observed […]

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Hunnewell Building, summer, climbing hydrangea, 1936

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
April 16, 2018

Hunnewell Building, summer, climbing hydrangea, 1936

Hunnewell Building, summer, climbing hydrangea, 1936

Hunnewell Building, summer, climbing hydrangea, 1936 Alternate Title: Climbing Hydrangea (Hydrangea petiolaris) in the side of the Hunnewell Building Photographer unknown Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States 1936 On Thursday, May 3, join horticulturalist Jen Kettell for The Straight Talk on Hydrangeas. Her talk begins at 6:00pm and will include a walk […]

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Learn Botanical Illustration at Wellesley College Botanic Gardens

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
September 1, 2017

Learn Botanical Illustration at Wellesley College Botanic Gardens

Creighton Educational Garden

Learn Botanical Illustration at Wellesley College Botanic Gardens The Wellesley College Botanic Gardens feature over 1,500 different taxa from more than 150 different plant families. The 22 acre park includes the Alexandra Botanic Garden (mostly woody specimens), The Bog Garden (established in 2011), The H. H. Hunnewell Arboretum (named after Horatio Hollis Hunnewell, after whom […]

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Hunnewell Building, spring, magnolia, 1986

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
July 13, 2017

Hunnewell Building, spring, magnolia, 1986

Hunnewell Building, spring, magnolia, 1986

Hunnewell Building, spring, magnolia, 1986 Alternate Title: Hunnewell Building with a Cucumbertree Magnolia (Magnolia acuminata H) in the foreground Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States March 31, 1986 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis+ catalog. The Cucumber tree (Magnolia acuminata) is the largest of all magnolia […]

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Hunnewell Building, summer, renovated steps, 1993

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
June 22, 2017

Hunnewell Building, summer, renovated steps, 1993

Hunnewell Building, summer, renovated steps, 1993

Hunnewell Building, summer, renovated steps, 1993 Alternate Title: Front façade of the Hunnewell Building showing the newly renovated steps Photograph by William Patterson Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States 1993 A larger version of this image is available in Harvard University’s Hollis+ catalog. The Hunnewell Building is located at the Main Entrance […]

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Conifers behind the Hunnewell Building covered in snow, 1920

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
February 2, 2017

Conifers behind the Hunnewell Building covered in snow, 1920

Conifers behind the Hunnewell Building covered in snow, 1920

Snow Scenes, winter, 1920 Alternate Title: Conifers behind the Hunnewell Building covered in snow Photograph by Ernest Henry Wilson (1876-1930, American, English) Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States 1920 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS, the online catalog of Harvard Library. This landscape photograph is one of many […]

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