Selaginella sp. Manchuria, 1906

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
June 10, 2020

Filing A Missing Rose Claim: Jackson Dawson and the Arnold Rose

by Jonathan Damery, Editor of Arnoldia
June 5, 2020

The Paperbark Maple—One Hundred Years Later

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

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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Hunnewell Building, spring, flowering shrubs, 1983

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
April 9, 2020

Hunnewell Building, spring, flowering shrubs, 1983

Hunnewell Building, spring, flowering shrubs, 1983

Hunnewell Building, spring, flowering shrubs, 1983 Alternate Title: Front entrance of the Hunnewell Building framed by flowering shrubs Photograph by Gary Lee Koller Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States 1983 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. The Hunnewell Building houses our Visitor Center, Lecture Hall, Library and […]

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Hunnewell Building, spring, new lights, 1990

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
March 9, 2020

Hunnewell Building, spring, new lights, 1990

Hunnewell Building, spring, new lights, 1990

Hunnewell Building, spring, new lights, 1990 [Title from recto of mount.] Alternate Title: Front façade of the Hunnewell Building in the evening with the new lights on Photograph by István Racz and Zsolt Debreczy (n.d.), Hungary Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States April 1990 A larger version of this image is available […]

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Celebrating Women in Plant Science

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications
March 6, 2020

Celebrating Women in Plant Science

wild collecting women

Among the core values of the Arnold Arboretum is a commitment to social justice, which includes fostering an environment for diversity and inclusion as a free public garden and providing equal opportunities for women to succeed in science. For Women’s History Month, we honor some of the remarkable women who have helped shape our legacy. […]

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The Food Explorer: The True Adventures of the Globe-Trotting Botanist Who Transformed What America Eats

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
February 28, 2020

The Food Explorer: The True Adventures of the Globe-Trotting Botanist Who Transformed What America Eats

The Food Explorer

The Food Explorer: The True Adventures of the Globe-Trotting Botanist Who Transformed What America Eats by Daniel Stone In the nineteenth century, American meals were about subsistence, not enjoyment. But as a new century approached, appetites broadened, and David Fairchild, a young botanist with an insatiable lust to explore and experience the world, set out […]

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Finding new land-management lessons in old ways

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
January 23, 2020

Finding new land-management lessons in old ways

Lead study author Wyatt Oswald conducts a pond coring research study at Lily Pond in Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard.

Finding new land-management lessons in old ways Historical view reshapes beliefs about what was done before and after European colonization by Clarisse Hart, Harvard Forest Communications Harvard Gazette, January 20, 2020 Research was conducted along the coast from Cape Cod to Long Island. A new study led by archaeologists, ecologists, and paleoclimatologists at Harvard and […]

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Bussey Hill, winter, Cedar of Lebanon, 1980

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
November 7, 2019

Bussey Hill, winter, Cedar of Lebanon, 1980

Cedar of Lebanon (Cedrus libani) on Bussey Hill with the State Laboratory complex in the background

Bussey Hill, winter, Cedar of Lebanon, 1980 Alternate Title: Cedar of Lebanon (Cedrus libani) on Bussey Hill with the State Laboratory complex in the background Photograph by Sheila Connor (1947- ) Bussey Hill, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States March 1980 A larger version of this image is available in HOLLIS Images. Sheila Connor […]

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